Portrait of a Bewigged Gentleman, possibly Samuel Pepys
Oil on canvas,30ins x 25ins, 56cms x 107cms
Closterman attempted several paintings of Pepys. From his diaries Pepys was never very happy with any portraits of himself.
This could be Pepys at a younger age. In its original carved gilded frame . A relative of Pepy's , strongly believes this is the diarist.
ON VIEW AT J.BEAZORS ANTIQUES , 20 REGENT ST. CAMBRIDGE