Miniature half length portrait of Peter Oliver in profile to the right.
Miniature portrait of Peter Oliver, & portrait of his wife, Anne on the reverse by Peter Oliver, 16251630
© National Portrait Gallery
- Lead & wash on vellum
- 8 x 7 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £3,990 ( Total: £3,990)
- Acquired in:
He has a moustache and small beard and wears a wide plain collar. On the reverse is a portrait of his wife, Anne, showing her head and half shoudlers, slightly to the right. She has dark hair confined under a coif banded with lace across the forehead.
George Vertue; Horace Walpole, 4th Earl of Orford; 6th Earl Waldegrave; 13th Earl of Derby; by descent to 18th Earl of Derby; sold Christie's 1971.