Apollonia Yate

Sir Peter Lely (Soest 1618 – London 1680)
National Trust Inventory Number 135597

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date circa 1655
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 749 x 635 mm (29 1/2 x 25 in)
Place of origin England
Collection Coughton Court, Warwickshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Coughton Court, Warwickshire, Midlands, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Apollonia Yate, Sir Peter Lely (Soest 1618 – London 1680), circa 1655, inscribed with name of sitter top left, in gold lettering. A half-length portrait of Apollonia, daugher of Sir John Yate of Buckland, 2nd Baronet, as a young girl, in a pale blue low-cut dress with grey and gold striped chiffon scarf over her left shoulder and wearing a pearl necklace.


Purchased by the National Trust in 1993 through private treaty sale with NHMF aid

Makers and roles

Sir Peter Lely (Soest 1618 – London 1680), artist

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Record Status


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