Henry Calverley (1604-1650/1)

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 584385

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1638 (inscribed)
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 724 x 610 mm (28 1/2 x 24 in)
Place of origin England
Collection Wallington, Northumberland (Accredited Museum)
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Henry Calverley (1604-1650/1), British (English) School, 1638, inscribed: top right: AE: S: 34/1638; with 18th C inscription bottom right: HENRY. CALVERLEY./Nat.1604. Denat. Janry. 1. 1661.; and on the back: Henry Calverley great grandfather of Sr Walter Blackett. A painted oval head-and shoulders portrait of a man, turned slightly to the right, gazing at the specrator, wearing black with wide lawn collar.


Given with the property to the National Trust in 1941 by Sir Charles Philips Trevelyan, 3rd Bt (1870 – 1958)

Credit line

Wallington, The Trevelyan Collection (National Trust)

Marks and inscriptions

Henry Calverley, Great grandfather of Sir Walter Blackett ( on the back)

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist

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Periods 17th century (33416)
Maker British (English) School (3778)
Subjects Henry Calverley (1604-1650/1) (1)
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Record Status


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