Called Admiral Sir Henry Morgan (1635 - 1688), Lieutenant Governor of Jamaica

manner of Sir Peter Lely (Soest 1618 – London 1680)
National Trust Inventory Number 1553679

Category Paintings
Date circa 1680
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 770 x 630 mm
Place of origin
Collection Tredegar, Newport
On show at Tredegar House, Newport, Wales, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Called Admiral Sir Henry Morgan (1635 - 1688), Lieutenant Governor of Jamaica but really his Nephew Charles Byndles/Bundless who took the name of Morgan (?), British (English) School, circa 1680. A head-and-shoulders portrait, in a painted oval. He wears a brown cape and white lace cravat. Hair falling onto shoulders

Provenance

On loan from Newport Museums and Galleries

Marks and inscriptions

Printed lower frame: Sir Henry Morgan

Makers and roles

manner of Sir Peter Lely (Soest 1618 – London 1680), artist
British (English) School, artist

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