Charles Burney by Sir Joshua Reynolds in 1781

Charles Burney by Sir Joshua Reynolds in 1781

Charles Burney. 1726 - 1814 musician, writer and Queeney's music tutor. Portrait sold by Hester Lynch Thrale on 10 May 18161, bought by Burney's son, also Dr Charles Burney for £84; by descent to Miss Burney; bought from J.C. Burney-Cumming by the National Portrait Gallery London 1953.

Hester Lynch Thrale wrote verses about this portrait.

  • 1. Lot 66.