Portrait of Henry Hastings, KG, 3rd Earl of Huntingdon by English

Henry Hastings, a significant figure in Elizabethan history, is shown wearing armour which is illustrated under the title 'the Earle of Leicester' in the 'Jacobe Album' a book of contemporary drawings of armour from the Royal workshops at Greenwich, in the V&A.

Details

Category:
Portrait
Medium:
Oil on panel Dimensions: 109 x 84 cm
Art Fund grant:
£200 ( Total: £400)
Acquired in:
1954

THe armour is now lost.

Provenance

Lord Hastings; Lord Brocket

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