Called Admiral Sir Henry Morgan (1635 - 1688), Lieutenant Governor of Jamaica
manner of Sir Peter Lely (Soest 1618 – London 1680)
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
Part of the collection on loan to the National Trust from Newport Museum and Galleries. In March 2012 the National Trust took over the management of Tredegar House with its contents and its 90 acres of gardens and parkland, from Newport City Council for a period of 50 years.
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