Prince Charles Louis, Elector Palatine of the Rhine, and Duke of Bavaria, (1617–1680)

after Sir Anthony Van Dyck (Antwerp 1599 - London 1641)
National Trust Inventory Number 593155

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1640 - 1699
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements
Place of origin England
Collection Treasurer's House, North Yorkshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Treasurer's House, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and North East, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Prince Charles Louis, Elector Palatine of the Rhine, and Duke of Bavaria (1617–1680), after Sir Anthony Van Dyck (Antwerp 1599 - London 1641). A full-length portrait of a young man turned slightly to the left, gazing at the spectator, in breast plate and red breeches with a cane. 1909 inventory describes as 'Prince Rupert after Van Dyck'; 1930 Inventory as his older brother 'Prince Charles Louis by Van Dyck'.

Provenance

1938 memo states 'This picture came from Holland House and was for a long period at Bilton Hall Rugby, being brought there by Addison. A companion picture of Prince Maurice was sold at Christies to Sir Charles Walstein ' GT Hall 1902-6, ST hall 1908-63, Top flat 1961-1991, William and Mary Staircase - date; gift of Francis 'Frank' William Green FSA (1861-1954), 1930

Credit line

Treasurer’s House, York, The Frank Green Gift (National Trust)

Makers and roles

after Sir Anthony Van Dyck (Antwerp 1599 - London 1641), artist

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Subjects Prince Charles Louis, Elector Palatine of the Rhine and Duke of Bavaria (1617–1680) (5)
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Record Status

Enhanced

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