Blanche Parry (1508-1590)

possibly Marcus Geeraerts, the younger (Bruges 1561/2 - London 1635/6)
National Trust Inventory Number 1553674

Category Paintings
Date 1590 - 1600
Materials Oil on panel
Measurements 1095 x 690 mm
Place of origin England
Collection Tredegar, Newport (Accredited Museum)
On show at Tredegar House, Newport, Wales, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on panel, Blanche Parry (1508-1590), English School, 1590/1600. A three-quater-length portrait of Blanche Parry, woman of the Bedchamber to Queen Elizabeth I. The sitter wears a pale green/grey dress with a high open ruff. She wears pearls, in her auburn hair a long elaborate pearl and jewel necklace and a jewelled brooch on her left sleeve

Provenance

On loan from Newport Museums and Galleries

Makers and roles

possibly Marcus Geeraerts, the younger (Bruges 1561/2 - London 1635/6), artist
British (English) School, artist

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