Algernon Sidney (1622 - 1683)

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 222688

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date circa 1800
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 292 x 228 mm (11 1/2 x 9 in)
Place of origin England
Collection Westwood Manor, Wiltshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Westwood Manor, Wiltshire, South West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Algernon Sidney (1622 - 1683), English School, circa 1800. A painted oval, portrait of a man, possibly Algernon Sidney, half-length to right, facing, wearing a breastplate over a red jerkin. A painting after a mezzotint (1663) by Edward Luttrell after Justus van Egmont.


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)

Marks and inscriptions

Verso: On paper lining: Algernon Sydney
Verso: W.Moraill (incised on stretcher)

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist

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Place of origin England (253110)
Materials Oil paint (8600)
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Category Art / Oil paintings (12642)
Collection Westwood Manor, Wiltshire (Accredited Museum) (1059)
Periods 18th century (87941)
Maker British (English) School (3779)
Subjects Algernon Sidney (1622-1683) (2)
Object Type Oil painting (14440)

Record Status


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