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Lady Elizabeth Sherley

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    P,3.337

  • Title (object)

    • Lady Elizabeth Sherley
  • Description

    Portrait of Elizabeth, Lady Sherley, half-length facing front, slightly turned to right wearing wreath of roses in her hair and single pearl necklace; her hair arranged in curls and one plait bound with pearls falls over her left breast, after Van Dyck
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1643-1665 (circa)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 224 millimetres
    • Width: 155 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in margin "Lady Elizabeth Sherley". Below left "Antonius Van Dyck pinxit", centre "Wenceslaus Hollar fecit." and at right "Peter Stent exc:".
  • Curator's comments

    For comment see 1861,0413.505.

  • Bibliography

    • O'Donoghue 1908-25 1 bibliographic details
    • Pennington 1982 1503.V bibliographic details
    • New Hollstein (German) 2528.V (Hollar) bibliographic details
    • Globe 1985 282 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIc Mounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    P,3.337

Portrait HL facing front, slightly turned to r wearing wreath of roses in her hair and single pearl necklace; her hair arranged in curls and one plait bound with pearls falls over her l breast, after Van Dyck; final state.

Portrait HL facing front, slightly turned to r wearing wreath of roses in her hair and single pearl necklace; her hair arranged in curls and one plait bound with pearls falls over her l breast, after Van Dyck; final state.

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