George Legge, Lord Dartmouth

Peter Lely, English, 1618 - 1680

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about 1680

Oil on canvas

Overall: 29 15/16 x 25 1/2 in. (76 x 64.8 cm)

Frame: 36 x 31 in. (91.4 x 78.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Malcolm and Catherine Greenough

P.994.41

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Painting

Not on view

Inscription

Old labels on reverse: on stretcher, lower center: label of framer: Thomas Cotton, London; on frame, upper center, exhibition label: Museum of Fine Arts [Boston?] / Artist: Sir Peter Lely / Subject: Portrait (Unknown) / Owner: Wm. W. Greenough / Date: May 10, 1878

Provenance

William W. Greenough, by 1878; probably by descent through the Greenough family; Malcolm and Catherine Greenough; given to present collection, 1994.

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