Louise Henriette of Orange-Nassau (1627 - 1667)

Gerrit van Honthorst (Utrecht 1590 – Utrecht 1656)
National Trust Inventory Number 493049

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1646 - 1656
Materials Oil on panel
Measurements 737 x 584 mm (29 x 23 in)
Place of origin
Collection Ashdown House, Berkshire
On show at Ashdown House, Berkshire, London and South East, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on panel, Louise Henriette of Orange-Nassau (1627 - 1667) [Princess Henrietta Maria, Princess Palatine, Princess of Siebenbürgen, Transylvania (1626-1651)] by Gerard van Honthorst (1590-1656). Half-length portrait, to left in white satin dress and blue-green cloak clasped at left shoulder, wearing a pearl necklace and pearls in her hair.

Provenance

Acquired at the auction of the Craven Collection at Sotheby's in 1968

Credit line

Ashdown House, The Craven Collection (acquired by HM Treasury and transferred to the National Trust in 1968)

Makers and roles

Gerrit van Honthorst (Utrecht 1590 – Utrecht 1656), artist

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Record Status

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