Great Aunt Jane Parminter (d. 1776) of Bellaire, near Barnstaple

manner of Michael Dahl (Stockholm 1656/9 – London 1743)
National Trust Inventory Number 1313472

Category Paintings
Date 1670 - 1729
Materials Oil on canvas (oval)
Measurements 978 x 851 mm (38 1/2 x 33 1/2 in)
Place of origin Barnstaple
Collection A La Ronde, Devon (Accredited Museum)
On show at A La Ronde, Devon, South West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas (oval), Great Aunt Jane Parminter (d. 1776) of Bellaire, near Barnstaple, manner of Michael Dahl (Stockholm 1656/9 – London 1743), late 17th to early 18th century. A half-length portrait of Jane Parminter, who faces front and looks out at the spectator against a light brown background. Her brown hair is arranged high on her head and with a portion loose behind her. She wears a dark gold gown pinned on her right shoulder with a four-stoned brooch and with a white chemise underneath which has a frilled neckline.

Daughter of Richard Parminter (d. 1761) and Jane Lavington (1685 - 1761)


Purchased from Mrs Ursula Tudor-Perkins, 1990

Credit line

A la Ronde, The Parminter Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

manner of Michael Dahl (Stockholm 1656/9 – London 1743), artist
British (English) School, artist

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Place of origin Barnstaple (60)
Materials Canvas (10040)
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Category Paintings (12640)
Collection A La Ronde, Devon (Accredited Museum) (3925)
Periods 17th century (33018)
18th century (86297)
Maker Michael Dahl (Stockholm 1656/9 – London 1743) (171)
British (English) School (3757)
Subjects Jane Parminter of Bellaire (d. 1776) (1)
Object Type Oil painting (12968)

Record Status


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