Joshua Reynolds: Reginald Pole, 1743-44.

NT; (c) National Trust, Antony; Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation

2 – Reginald Pole, 1743-44, 76 x 86.5 cm, Trustees of the Carew Pole Family Trusts, Antony House, Cornwall.

Reginald Pole (1717-1769), son of a Devon clergyman and his wife, married a woman whose brother was painted by Reynolds. The 26-year-old sitter wears a blue velvet coat.

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