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Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014

Portrait of a Woman

Overview

Creator: British School, 17th century (artist)
Creation Date: 
c.1610-20
Materials: 
Oil on panel
Dimensions: 
112.5 x 82.5 cm
RCIN 
403243
Reference(s): 
OM 85
Acquirer: Frederick Louis, Prince of Wales, 1st son of George II, King of Great Britain (1707-51)
Provenance: 
Possibly purchased by Frederick, Prince of Wales as part of the collection of early portraits, formerly in the collection of Lady Capel, which were acquired at Kew. Recorded at Buckingham House in 1819.
Description:

Three-quarter-length portrait of an unidentified woman. She is standing, holding a book in her left hand and resting her right arm on a Jacobean chair; she wears an embroidered black dress with pearl earrings and bracelets, with the Collar of the Order of the Thistle.

Further details

Category: 
Paintings