Lemuel Francis Abbott (English, 1743-1800)
Portrait of Robert Collins
oil on canvas
housed in a gilt composition frame
27 x 22 in. (sight)
Robert Collins (1757-1809) was a British national who served as a doctor in India for some years before returning to England.
Relined, no signature on the painting that is visible, plaque stating "Lemuel Francis Abbott" is on the front of the painting frame.
Craquelure is present on the painting, which is appropriate for the age of the painting.