Thomas Linley the younger

Oil on canvas | 75.9 x 63.5cm | c.1772

Thomas Gainsborough

Thomas Linley the younger (1756-78), the eldest son of Thomas Linley, was a composer, violinist and considered one of the finest violin players in Europe in his day. He was a contemporary and friend to Mozart whom he met in April 1770 in Italy.

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