King Edward VI (1537 - 1553)

after Guillaume Scrots (fl.1537-1553)
National Trust Inventory Number 222677

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date circa 1800
Materials Oil on panel
Measurements 394 x 305 mm (15 1/2 x 12 in)
Place of origin
Collection Westwood Manor, Wiltshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Westwood Manor, Wiltshire, South West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on panel, King Edward VI (1537 - 1553), after Scrots, circa 1800. A whole-length portrait, standing facing, with left hand holding an orb which is resting on a table. A window looks out onto a garden on the right. An imaginary portrait, ultimately based on the Holbein in the Royal Collection.


Bequeathed to the National Trust by Edgar Graham Lister (1873 – 1956) with the house and collection of furniture in 1956.

Credit line

Westwood Manor, The Lister Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

after Guillaume Scrots (fl.1537-1553) , artist
British (English) School, artist

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Periods 18th century (87483)
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British (English) School (3779)
Subjects King Edward VI (1537–1553). (29)
Object Type Oil painting (14400)

Record Status


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