Andrew Plimer, portrait of James Daniell

Andrew Plimer, portrait of James Daniell

Andrew Plimer (1763-1837)
Portrait of James Daniell
About 1795-1800
Watercolour on ivory
Inscribed on the backing paper, 'James / eldest son / of James / &Lucy / Daniell / born 1773 / died 1839'
Museum no. P.90-1910
© Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Salting Bequest

James Daniell's father held a number of important posts in India. He himself was a director of the East India Company from 1821.