Lot Details

Lot 51
Attributed to Sir Peter Lely
Portrait of Lady Mary Vernon
Inscribed Lady Vernon./Wife of /Sir Thomas Vernon, Bt./obit 1702 (lr)
Oil on canvas
50 x 40 1/2 inches (127 x 103 cm)
Unframed
Lady Mary Vernon was the wife of Sir Thomas Vernon. Bart., of Hodnet, Shropshire. Peter Lely is known to have painted at least two portraits of her.


Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Unsold

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Glue relined. Reline canvas tearing from the stretcher along the right edge and at the right end of the upper edge. There are a few touches of restoration on the sitter's left cheek; a large area of restoration on the bosom; and a few few touches elsewhere.


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Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Unsold

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English & Continental Furniture & Decorative Arts/Old Master Paintings

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