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Rev. Robert Carter Thelwall and his Family, by George Stubbs A.R.A. Oil on panel: 96.5 x 127 cm.

Holburne of Menstrie Museum, Bath

The Rev. Robert Carter Thelwall is depicted, with his wife Charlotte and their only daughter (also Charlotte), in the grounds of his house at Redbourne Hall, Lincolnshire. The family accounts reveal that Stubbs, who painted the picture in 1776, was paid eighty guineas for the commission.