Presumed to be Anne Fettiplace, Mrs Henry I Jones

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 1430427

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1614
Materials Oil on panel
Measurements 980 x 750 mm
Place of origin England
Collection Chastleton House, Oxfordshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Chastleton House, Oxfordshire, London and South East, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on panel, presumed to be Anne Fettiplace, Mrs. Henry I Jones, British (English) School, inscribed: AETATIS SUAE --/ ANNO DNI 1614/ NON EST MORTALI QUOD OPTO - "It is not the mortal part for which I opt". . 1614. A three-quarter-length portrait of the eldest daughter of Sir Edmund Fettiplace of Childrey in Berkshire, standing turned slightly to the left, gazing at the spectator, wearing a black and white dress with cut sleeves and rosettes at the breast and shoulders; laced ruff and headdress. Black pear-shaped earrings. Forearms folded across her waist. She holds a pendant watch and its key suspended from a black ribbon in her left hand. She was married to Henry Jones I in August 1609 and bore him thireen children between 1619 - 1633.


Purchased by National Trust in 1992

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist

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