King James II (1633–1701) as Duke of York

studio of Sir Godfrey Kneller (Lübeck 1646/9 - London 1723)
National Trust Inventory Number 337021

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date circa 1650 - 1688
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 1219 x 991 mm (48 x 39 in)
Place of origin
Collection Trerice, Cornwall (Accredited Museum)
On show at Trerice, Cornwall, South West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, King James II (1633–1701) as Duke of York, studio of Sir Godfrey Kneller (Lübeck 1646/9 - London 1723).


Accepted by HM Treasury in part payment of death-duties from the executors of Edmund Robert Parker, 4th Earl of Morley (1877-1951) and transferred to the National Trust in 1957 and on loan to Trerice from Saltram

Credit line

Saltram, The Morley Collection (accepted in lieu of tax by HM Treasury, and transferred to The National Trust in 1957)

Makers and roles

studio of Sir Godfrey Kneller (Lübeck 1646/9 - London 1723), artist


Ingamells, 2009: John Ingamells, Later Stuart Portraits 1685-1714, National Portrait Gallery, London, 2009, p.128

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