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Dr. Ralph Schomburg, a fashionable physician

Dr. Ralph Schomburg (1714–1792) Thomas Gainsborough National Gallery, London This painting by Thomas Gainsborough is from the National Gallery in London. It shows the physician, Dr. Ralph Schomburg (1714–1792). While residing in Bath, Dr. Schomburg attended on Gainsborough himself as well as on his daughters. Story has it that Gainsborough painted this portrait in lieu […]