The Hon. Anne Mordaunt (b.1666), later The Hon. Mrs James Hamilton of Tollymore

attributed to Mary Beale (Barrow 1633 – London 1699)
National Trust Inventory Number 836147.3

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date circa 1670
Materials Oil on canvas (oval)
Measurements 528 x 425 mm (20 ½ x 16 3/4 in)
Place of origin
Collection Castle Ward, County Down (Accredited Museum)
On show at Castle Ward, County Down, Northern Ireland, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas (oval), The Hon. Anne Mordaunt (b.1666), later The Hon. Mrs James Hamilton of Tollymore, attributed to Mary Beale (1633-1699), circa 1670. Oval. Half-length portrait of a young girl, turned slightly to the left, gazing at the spectator, light brown shoulder-length hair, wearing a square-necked brown dress with white edging at the neckline.


Purchased from Edward Ward, 7th Viscount Bangor (1903 – 1993), in 1967, with a grant from the Ulster Land Fund

Marks and inscriptions

Hon. / ANNE MORDAUNT / d. 1736 (on label on bottom of frame)

Makers and roles

attributed to Mary Beale (Barrow 1633 – London 1699), artist
British (English) School, artist

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Place of origin
Materials Canvas (10115)
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Category Art / Oil paintings (12632)
Collection Castle Ward, County Down (Accredited Museum) (8899)
Periods 17th century (33416)
Maker Mary Beale (Barrow 1633 – London 1699) (50)
British (English) School (3778)
Subjects The Hon. Anne Mordaunt, The Hon. Mrs Anne Hamilton (1)
Object Type Oil painting (14421)

Record Status


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