Olga's Gallery

Thomas Gainsborough


The Blue Boy.

Exhibited R.A. 1770. Oil on canvas. Henry E. Huntington Art Gallery, San Marino, CA, USA. Read Note.

Thomas Gainsborough. The Blue Boy.

The Blue Boy is assumed to be Jonathan Buttall (d.1805), the son of a close friend of Gainsborough who owned an ironmongery in Soho, London