Pieter Lely

Sir Henry Capel



Pieter Lely - Sir Henry Capel



Pieter Lely
Sir Henry Capel
126.4 x 102.9 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed on base of column: PL (monogram)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of Jacob Ruppert, 1939


Literature

Collection catalogues
Katharine Baetjer, British paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1575-1875, New York; New Haven and London, 2009, nr. 8


Provenance

the sitter's brother, Arthur Capel, 1st Earl of Essex, Cassiobury Park, Watford, Hertfordshire, until died 1693
the Earls of Essex, Cassiobury Park, 1693–1916
Algernon George de Vere Capell, 8th Earl of Essex, Cassiobury Park, 1916–22
his sale, Knight, Frank & Rutley, Cassiobury Park, 15 June 1922, nr. 707
with Scott & Fowles, New York, until 1925, sold to Ruppert
Colonel Jacob Ruppert, New York and Garrison, N.Y., 1925–died 1939

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 39.65.6

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Pieter Lely Mary Capel, Later Duchess of Beaufort, and Her Sister Elizabeth, Countess of Carnarvon
Mary Capel, Later Duchess of Beaufort, and Her Sister Elizabeth, Countess of Carnarvon

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Pieter Lely Diana Bathing
Diana Bathing

Pieter Lely Portrait of Elizabeth Murray, Countess of Dysart, with a Pageboy
Portrait of Elizabeth Murray, Countess of Dysart, with a Pageboy
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Barbara Palmer, née Villiers, Duchess of Cleveland with her son, Charles Fitzroy, as Madonna and Child
c.1664