Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Portrait of Charles II

Artist:
Related to a painting by J.B. Caspers (National Portrait Gallery ?)
Date:
late 17th–early 18th century
Culture:
British
Medium:
Silk on canvas
Dimensions:
H. 20 x W. 16 inches (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Purchase, Anonymous Gift, 1939
Accession Number:
39.13.6
Not on view
Signature: (in front of inscription, embroidered) E.S.

Inscription: (below, painted in brown) CAROLUS IIds/D.G. Ingliae Scotie Franies Hiber REX:/FIDEI DEFENSOR etc. (Charles II by the grace of God King of England, Scotland, France and Ireland. Defender of Faith, etc.)
Percival D. Griffiths (until 1939)
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