Portrait of Elizabeth of Bohemia by Robert Peake

This is a portrait of the seven year old Princess Elizabeth, daughter of James I and Anne of Denmark.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
136 x 95 cm
Art Fund grant:
£60,000 ( Total: £300,000)
Acquired in:
1991
Vendor:
Weiss Gallery

The princess, dressed in a silver white dress ornamented with jewels, frail, stands full length in a remarkable landscape.

Provenance

Probably painted for John, 1st Lord Harington of Exon, by descent.

Venue details

National Maritime Museum Romney Road, Greenwich, LONDON London SE10 9NF 020 8312 6608 www.rmg.co.uk/national-maritime-museum

Entry details

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