William Knox (1736-1806)

Date: 1767-1771

William Knox was an emigrant from Scotland. He married Susannah Stuart Fitzhugh in 1767. William Knox lived at Windsor Lodge in Culpeper County, but these portraits may have been painted at Boscobel, his wife’s childhood home, or another Fitzhugh family home.

Dimensions: 30 x 24 7/8 in. (76.2 x 63.18 cm.)

The subject wears a plain brown suit and waistcoat. His left hand is tucked into his waistcoat. He is turned towards his left and appears inside a painted oval frame.


Family: Knox
Location: Windsor Lodge
Decade: 1760s1770s
Credits: Sotheby's.