Portrait of Oliver Cromwell by Robert Walker

This picture was painted for Oliver Cromwell's daughter.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
127 x 95 cm
Art Fund grant:
£375 ( Total: £1,500)
Acquired in:
1978
Vendor:
Executors of The Right Hon.Sir Issac Foot

Walker is known chiefly for his portraits of Cromwell and his circle.

Provenance

Bridget Ireton, the Protector's daughter; by descent to Henry Ireton; by bequest to David Polhill; The Right Hon. Sir Issac Foot.

Venue details

Cromwell Museum Grammar School Walk, HUNTINGDON Cambridgeshire PE29 3LF 01480 375 830 www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/cromwell

Entry details

Free to all

Until 31 Mar:
Tue – Fri and Sun, 1.30pm – 4pm
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