An Unknown Lady possibly Jane Carter, Mrs Richard Vernon

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 414247

Category Paintings
Date circa 1660 - 1670
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 724 x 597 mm (28 1/2 x 23 1/2 in)
Place of origin
Collection Hanbury Hall, Worcestershire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Hanbury Hall, Worcestershire, Midlands, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, An Unknown Lady possibly Jane Carter, Mrs Richard Vernon, British (English) School, circa 1660-1670. A half-length portrait of a young woman, turned to the right, gazing at the spectator, her hair dressed with pearls, she wears drop-pearl earrings and a single strand pearl necklace. She is wearing a white dress and a gold scarf can be seen on her left arm. Inscribed No 17.

Provenance

Bequeathed by Sir Bowater George Hamilton Vernon, 2nd Bt (1865 - 1940)

Credit line

Hanbury Hall, The Vernon Collection (National Trust)

Marks and inscriptions

No. 17

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist

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Place of origin
Materials Canvas (10043)
Paint (29700)
Category Paintings (12645)
Collection Hanbury Hall, Worcestershire (Accredited Museum) (3293)
Periods 17th century (32877)
Maker British (English) School (3756)
Subjects Jane Carter, Mrs Richard Vernon (2)
Object Type Oil painting (12451)

Record Status

Enhanced

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