The head of Margaret Lemon rests on a pillow in an intimate, relaxed and sensual style.
Study of Margaret Lemon by Sir Anthony Van Dyck, 1637
© Fitzwilliam Museum
- 19 x 24 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £100,000 ( Total: £250,000)
- Acquired in:
- Maggs Bros
Margaret Lemon was Van Dyck's mistress for several years during his stay in England. This work was acquired with assistance from the Wolfson Foundation.
Peter Lankrink; Jonathan Richardson Senior; 1747 Foljambe family; 2000 Maggs Brothers.
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