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)
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

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

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English & Continental Furniture & Decorative Arts/Old Master Paintings

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