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English; 1708/11-1787 Europe,United Kingdom,Great Britain,England
Thomas Lister and His Family
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Thomas Lister (1688-1745) with his agent Mr. Pigot, extrane left Thomas (eldest son b.1723) on foot Nathaniel (younger son b.1725) on pony Anne and Mary, daughters.Background: House at Gisburne Park (rebuilt 1724), as it is today. Wild white English cattle died out middle of 19th cen. From Rev. Henry L. Lyster Denny, Memorials of an ancient house, a history of the family of Lister or Lyster, 1913. The boys when at Westminster School wrote their names on the Coronation chairs, still visible in 1913.
Europe,United Kingdom,Great Britain,England
115.1 x 103.8 cm; 45 5/16 x 40 7/8"
The Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago, Illinois, USA
The Art Institute of Chicago, Gift of Emily Crane Chadbourne
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