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Sir Thomas Lawrence (1769-1830)

Do you think you may own a painting by Sir Thomas Lawrence? We perform art authentications, art appraisals, art research and provide Certificates of Authenticity (COA) as well as consultations, for all paintings by Sir Thomas Lawrence.

Lawrence painting, Margaret, Countess of Blessington

Margaret, Countess of Blessington

Sir Thomas Lawrence was an 18th century English painter. Lawrence was born in Bristol and by the age of six was deemed a child prodigy for his artistic talents. In fact, it was Lawrence 's talent as a young boy that supported his family, and he found many patrons for his portraits.

Lawrence painting, Master Lambton

Master Lambton

Lawrence painting, Mrs. Siddons

Mrs. Siddons

Lawrence painting, Sir Francis Burdett

Sir Francis Burdett

Lawrence studied at the Royal Academy , and eventually became the most fashionable portrait painter of his era. Despite the fact that he was in high demand during his lifetime, Lawrence has been all but forgotten today.

Lawrence painting, Alexander MacKenzie

Alexander MacKenzie

Today, Lawrence 's paintings are housed all over the world, including in The National Gallery in London , and perhaps in your own home. Still wondering about an 18th century portrait in your family collection? Contact could be by Sir Thomas Lawrence.