- Oil paint on canvas
- Support: 766 x 641 mm
- Bequeathed by the Hon. Mrs A.E. Pleydell-Bouverie through the Friends of the Tate Gallery 1968
Ramsay Richard Reinagle 1775–1862
T01073 A BOY READING
Oil on canvas, 30×24 7/8 (76·1×63·2).
Bequeathed by the Hon. Mrs A E Pleydell-Bouverie through the Friends of the Tate Gallery 1968.
Coll: ...; Hon. Mrs A E Pleydell-Bouverie.
The costume of the boy suggests that this picture dates from the 1790s.
The Tate Gallery: Acquisitions 1968-9, London 1969