British Gentlemen at Sir Horace Mann's Home in Florence - Thomas Patch ~ 1765

Thomas Patch (1725-1782)  from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

Detail: boy , men , interior , food , tile , servant , fireplace , relief , dining room , dining table , chandeliers , candles , curtain , plates, dining chairs , fireworks , urn , wine coolers , bust , caricature  , paintings , sculpture ,  wine , meal , dinner, wine glass, bottles, walking stick

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  • Sharon Churchill May 29, 2017 at 11:19 am

    Look at the feet on the gentlemen in the purple velvet frock coat! The gentleman in the orange backed chair must have his legs crossed; the angle of his head and his leg is strange. These are some seriously "fancy pants" men - lots of bling and velvet on their clothing.

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