• Sir Joshua Reynolds. Born on this day in 1723

    8 monthes ago - By Chez Namaste Nancy

    Sir Joshua Reynolds, born on this day in 1723, in Plympton, Devon. Here taking a good look at himself for his own portrait at age 24. He became the most famous portrait painter in 18th century England.
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    Joshua Reynolds here
    Review in The Guardian here
    Portrait painting in England here 18th century Pastel Portrait here
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