Bernard Lens, portrait of Andrew Benjamin Lens

Bernard Lens, portrait of Andrew Benjamin Lens

Bernard Lens (1682-1740)
Portrait of Andrew Benjamin Lens, the artist's son
1723
Watercolour on vellum stuck to card
Signed lower left 'BL' in monogram, and dated '1723'. Inscribed faintly on the backing paper, 'A…B… in Lens/… May 25 1723' and in Latin, 'B Lens made this.'
Museum no. P.40-1922

Andrew Benjamin Lens (born about 1713) was also a miniature painter.