Large Early 19th Century English Portrait Of Roger Sturley Nunn & Riding Crop. Portrait of Roger Sturley Nunn, circa 1828. Fine large circa 1828 portrait of a young Roger Sturley Nunn, oil on canvas. Excellent quality and condition half length study of the young man in a black hunting jacked and holding his riding crop.Presented in its original antique gilt frame that has some wear. Nunn was a Colchester based Surgeon who performed the first operation under ether anaesthesia in Colchester on the 12th February 1847, although the patient died the next day. Described by the Colchester Medical Society as "A great drinker who insisted on drinking at patients' houses" and "A foppish lady-killer who was once horse-whipped by an angry husband upon the discovery of an affair with his wife".
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This item is in the category "Art\Paintings". The seller is "beckys_sarah" and is located in FARNBOROUGH, Hampshire. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.