Called Elizabeth Allen, Mrs Edward Dryden

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 494933

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1700 - 1799
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 77 x 61 mm
Place of origin England
Collection Canons Ashby, Northamptonshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Canons Ashby, Northamptonshire, Midlands, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Called Elizabeth Allen, Mrs Edward Dryden. Painted oval. Half-length portrait of a young woman, turned slightly to the right, gazing at the spectator, head inclined to the left, light-brown hair dressed high, wearing a blue gown over a white chemise with a red velvet cloak lined with ermine draped over her left shoulder, a fold of which she holds in her right hand.


On loan from Dryden Discretionary Settlement

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist

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