Thomas Cranmer (1489-1556), Archbishop of Canterbury

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 129759

Category Paintings
Date 1605 - 1608 - 1629
Materials Oil on oak panel
Measurements 690 x 543 mm
Place of origin England
Collection Knole, Kent (Accredited Museum)
On show at Knole, Kent, London and South East, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on oak panel, Thomas Cranmer, Archbishop of Canterbury, British (English) School, 1608/12. Painted oval. One of a set of 44 portraits (NT 12971-129794).

Provenance

Probably originally painted for Thomas Sackville, 1st Earl of Dorset (1536 - 1608); on loan from the Trustees of the Sackville Estate

Credit line

Knole, The Sackville Collection

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist
previously catalogued as after Jan van Belcamp (c.1610 - Hampton Court 1653), artist

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Place of origin England (244935)
Materials Paint (29687)
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Category Paintings (12642)
Collection Knole, Kent (Accredited Museum) (1554)
Periods 17th century (32810)
Maker British (English) School (3757)
Jan van Belcamp (c.1610 - Hampton Court 1653) (46)
Subjects Thomas Cranmer (1489-1556) Archbishop of Canterbury. (1)
Object Type

Record Status

Enhanced

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