3/4 length portrait.
John Braddyll of Portfield and Whalley by Robert Peake, 15891591
- Oil on panel
- 113 x 92 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £13,500 ( Total: £67,500)
- Acquired in:
- Historical Portraits/ Philip Mould
He stands, holding a glove in his right hand with a landscape of fields behind. Background left floats an open book with inscription 'semel et semper'. Background right a couple is seen in a dark forest.
By descent through the Braddyll family. Inherited by Neeld family of Grittleton House, Chippenham and Kelston Park, Bath, Capt L W Neeld sale Christie's, 2 May 1958, lot 59, bt Jessup, owned privately since then, Philip Mould of Histprical Portraits