Bust of Queen Elizabeth of Bohemia by François Dieussart

Bust of Queen Elizabeth of Bohemia (1596-1662).

Details

Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
82 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £4,000)
Acquired in:
1967
Vendor:
Lord Craven

Only sculpted portrait of sister of Charles I. Belonged to the 1st Earl of Craven who was her devoted friend and shared much of her lengthy exile and arranged her return after the Restoration.

Provenance

The Earls of Craven

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

Entry details

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