Robert Tindal was the father of Sir Nicholas Tindal (and eleven other children). He owned land round Chelmsford and in Devon.
John Jackson was a leading portrait painter. His sitters included the Archbishop of Canterbury, the Duke of York, Wesley, and other artists.
Where to see this painting?
Moulsham Street, Chelmsford, Essex, England, CM2 9AQ
If you are planning a visit to see this painting, check with the collection first. Paintings can be moved at short notice.