Sir Peter Lely.

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Published by Marshall Cavendish in London .

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  • Lely, Peter, -- Sir, -- 1618-1680.

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SeriesThe great artists, their lives, works and inspiration -- 69
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Pagination32p. :
Number of Pages32
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Open LibraryOL21289450M

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Sir Peter Lely ( – ) was a painter of Dutch origin, whose career was nearly all spent in England, where he became the dominant portrait painter to the court. His early English paintings, mainly mythological or religious scenes, or portraits set in a pastoral landscape, show influences from Anthony van Dyck and the Dutch baroque/5(3).

Sir Peter Lely () was Charles II’s Principal Painter and the outstanding artistic figure of Restoration England. When Lely arrived in England in the early s his ambition was to be a painter of narrative scenes and not to work as a portraitist.

However, the ‘subject pictures’ did not find favor with many English patrons and he 5/5(1). Portrait painter The Dutch artist Peter Lely was trained in Haarlem and came to London in the s. In the early part of his career, he painted Biblical and mythological scenes, but it was as a portraitist that he established his reputation, and he worked throughout the civil wars and Interregnum.

At the Restoration he was appointed Principal Painter to King Charles II and he. Sir Peter Lely (14 September, - 30 November, ) was a painter of Dutch origin, whose career was nearly all spent in England, where he became the dominant portrait Sir Peter Lely.

book to the court. Size: 9 x 5 Inches, 23 x14 Cms. Sir Henry Blount, by Sir Peter Lely. Sir Henry Blount (–) was a 17th-century English landowner, traveller and author.

Life. He was the third son of Sir Thomas Pope Blount (–) of Blount's Hall, Staffordshire and Tyttenhanger, Hertfordshire and was educated at St Albans Free School and Trinity College, Oxford. Sir Peter Lely-An Allegory of × ; KB Sir Peter van der Faes Lely - Portrait of Charles I - - Dallas Museum of 7, × 8,; MB Sir Thomas Cookes × 1,; KBWork location: Haarlem (6 October ).

Get this from a library. Sir Peter Lely, [catalogue of the] exhibition at 15 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1 [from 17 November to 18 March ]. [Oliver Millar; Peter Lely; National Portrait Gallery (Great Britain)]. A very large foot tall 17th Century full length portrait oil Sir Peter Lely.

book of Sir Christopher Wren attributed to the renowned English portrait artist Sir Peter Lely This remarkable full length portrait depicts the famed architect Sir Christopher Wren (17th c., English) seated in what appears to be a veranda overlooking the River Thames, with the City of London in the background The Brand: Sir Peter Lely.

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Madame Aphra Behn / Sir Peter Lely. Summary Aphra Behn, half-length portrait, facing slightly left. Contributor Names Book illustrations Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C.

USA. Sir Peter Lely. Sir Peter Lely (), a German-born painter who worked in England, was the most famous baroque portrait painter at the court of Charles II.

Peter Lely was born on Oct. 14,at Soest in Westphalia; his family was Flemish. He was trained as an artist in Holland and was in England by Editorial": Sir Peter Lely's Collection A LIST of Sir PETER LELY'S Great Collection of Pictures, and other Rarities, as Statues, Bronzes, etc.

The Pictures being all of the most Eminent Italian, and other Masters, in good Condition, and well Preserved, with Gilt Frames, to be Sold by way of Outcry, upon the Eighteenth day of April I Old Stile.

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07/07/   LELY, Sir PETER (–), portrait-painter, born on 14 Sept.was son of Johan van der Faes, alias Lely, a captain of foot in the service of the States General, and Abigail van Vliet, who belonged to a good family of Utrecht.

His father's family resided at the Hague, and his father was born in a house which bore a lily for its sign. The book, being a collection of 55 drawings, is a good sample for a large number of artist's great work, and for those who want to know more about Sir Peter Lely's drawing.

Actually it is a good book for those who like to study more about art: 55 sketches in a book is not a big amount of picture in a picture book, but it is still very useful. Sir Peter Lely, Principal Painter to Charles II, assembled one of the largest and most important collections of paintings, prints anddrawings in seventeenth-century England.

AtLely's death inhis executors were responsible for dispersing this collection through a number of highly organized and well-publicized by: 2. Sir Peter Lely, Princess Mary (), oil on panel, signed and dated Peter van der Faes97 by 61 cm (Private Collection).

Sir Peter Lely, Charles I and James, Duke of York, oil on canvas,by cm (Syon House, Collection. - Explore doracheatham's board "Sir Peter Lely", followed by people on Pinterest.

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Lewis Latham, Sergeant Falconer to Charles 1 From original painting by Sir Peter Lely A portrait of Lewis Latham, painted according to experts by Sir Peter Lely, was until recently (ca. ) in possession of F. Holden, of Hyattsville, was brought to New England by Frances (Latham, Dungan) Clarke and was purchased from Mr.

Holden by the late William L. Elkins. Lely, Sir Peter - Portrait of a Lady with a Blue Drape - Google Art 3, × 4,; MB × ; 37 KB Sophie von der.

Artwork page for ‘Anne Hyde, Duchess of York’, Sir Peter Lely, c on display at Tate Britain. Artwork page for ‘Anne Hyde, Duchess of York’, Sir Peter Lely, c on display at Tate Britain.

Book tickets. Now booking. Artist Sir Peter Lely – Medium Oil paint on canvas. Dimensions Support: × mm. Sir Peter Lely () Dutch Classicist, English Portraitist, and Collector by Brandon Henderson. Number of Pages: ISBN ISBN Publisher: Year: Category: Art & Architecture, History & Biography View First 25 Pages: (free download) Synopsis.

Lely’s Library. Although the English court portraitist Sir Peter Lely ( ) has long been renowned as a collector and connoisseur of old master paintings, drawings and prints, 1. he is still virtually unknown as a bibliophile.

A single book from Lely’s library was identified by Frederick Clarke, in ; 2. The Windsor Beauties are a famous collection of paintings by Sir Peter Lely, painted in the early to mids, that depict ladies of the court of King Charles II, some of whom were his mistresses.

The name stems from the original location of the collection, which was housed at Windsor can now be seen at Hampton Court Palace. Susanna and the Elders c Sir Peter Lely Presented by the Friends of the Tate Gallery Of Dutch parentage, Lely’s father assumed a new family name from the sign of the lily on the ancestral home in The Hague.

Lely received his training in Haarlem and had assimilated Van Dyck’s style by the time he came to England in Later Charles II appointed Lely court painter and added a baronetcy to his knighthood. Sir Peter Lely (Westphalia London) Portrait of a young woman and child, as Venus and Cupid, the young woman almost certainly either Barbara Villiers, Countess of Castlemaine, and Duchess of Cleveland (), or Nell Gwyn (), full-length, naked, beside an urn, a landscape beyond.

Lady Ann Fanshawe's Icy Cream on a s blue dash charger - the original family brick In the late seventies, I placed a successful bid on a mixed lot of books in an auction. There were five volumes in the lot, including the two eighteenth century cookery books I was actually hoping to : Ivan Day.

Extracts from the Executors Account-Book of Sir Peter Lely, An Account of the Contents of Sir Peter's Studio* UPON Lely's death, Roger North, Dr William Stokeham, and Hugh May became the Executors of the estate and guardians of his daughter Anne and son John.

According to Lely's will there were legacies amounting to about?5, Diana Dethloff has pointed out a reference to Lely placing a 'Naked woman and a cupid' by the Dutch artist Dirk Freres over the chimney in the 'main middle room' in his Covent Garden house (see D.

Dethloff, 'The Executors' Account Book and the Dispersal of Sir Peter Lely's Collection', Journal of the History of Collections, 8,no. 1) and.

Artwork page for ‘Henry Bennett, 1st Earl of Arlington’, Sir Peter Lely, c on display at Tate Britain. 3 The extensive list of portraits which still remained in Lely's studio at his death are discussed by Diana Dettloff in her article "The Executor's account book and the dispersal of Sir Peter Lely's Collection," in Journal of the History of Collections,pp.

By the late s, Beale had developed a formidable reputation and befriended Sir Peter Lely, court painter to Charles II, King of England. She observed Lely in his studio—a rare privilege—and copied many of his portraits, modeling her technique after his.

The Dutch-born English Baroque portrait painter Sir Peter Lely () is chiefly known for his drowsy, sensual beauties and bewigged courtiers associated with the Restoration court of Charles II.

He is often seen as merely successor or "imitator" of Sir Anthony Van Dyck (), with a common resemblance in all his sitters and an inability to capture a true likeness. From the original of Sir Peter Lely|author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=May 3, |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}.

Mary Bagot, Countess of Falmouth and Dorset, ca. by Sir Peter Lely Henrietta Hyde, Countess of Rochester She was one of. Sir Peter Lely () was Charles II’s Principal Painter and the outstanding artistic figure of Restoration England. When Lely arrived in England in the early s his ambition was to be a painter of narrative scenes and not to work as a portraitist.

However, the ‘subject pictures’ did not find favor with many English patrons and he produced less than thirty. As Lely’s friend.

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May SIR FRANK BRANGWYN. Sarah Gilly by William Faithorne, after Sir Peter Lely. Line engraving, or after. 5 5/8 in. x 3 7/8 in. ( mm x 99 mm) paper size. Given by the daughter of compiler William Fleming MD, Mary Elizabeth Stopford (née Fleming),

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