An Unknown Young Woman

John Michael Wright (London 1617 - London 1694)
National Trust Inventory Number 355526

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date circa 1660
Materials Oil on canvas (oval)
Measurements 685 x 600 mm
Place of origin England
Collection Blickling Hall, Norfolk (Accredited Museum)
On show at Blickling, Norfolk, East of England, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas (oval), An Unknown Young Woman by John Michael Wright (London 1617 - London 1694), circa 1660. An oval bust-length portrait, turned to her left, gazing at the spectator, wearing a low-neck green-brown dress with sash around shoulders with bow of gold thread. Pearls choker, earrings, and a pearl pendant under bow. Hair in long brown ringlets dressed with pearls.


Bequeathed with the hall and contents by Philip,11th Marquess of Lothian (1882-1940)

Credit line

Blickling Hall, The Lothian Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

John Michael Wright (London 1617 - London 1694), artist

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Maker John Michael Wright (London 1617 - London 1694) (29)
Subjects Portrait (2203)
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Record Status


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