Earliest known datable work, though she painted herself and her family frequently, this is the only family group portrait known and show the sitters at an earlier stage than they appear elsewhere.
Portrait of the Artist with her Husband, Charles and their Son by Mary Beale, 16631664
© The Geffrye Museum of the Home
- Oil on canvas
- 64 x 76 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £750 ( Total: £3,000)
- Acquired in:
- Roy Miles
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