John Acland MP (1511/12 - 1553/4), aged 42
Oil painting on panel, John Acland MP (1511/12 - 1553/4), aged 42, Anglo-Dutch School, inscribed upper right: AETATIS. SUAE.42/. 1554: and inscribed lower left by a later hand: John Acland/of Ackand/1554. A three-quarter length portrait, standing wearing a black fur-lined coat and cap, a small lace collar and matching cuffs, holding gloves.
From Sprydon; from Sir John Dyke Acland, 16th Bt (b. 1939) in 2001
Marks and inscriptions
Sir John Acland,/1st Bart (d.1647) (On Frame) Verso: On cradle: W. 0. 8773/3 37112
Makers and roles
Anglo-Dutch School, artist