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ANTIQUE NUMBER SA1064709: Van Dyck Portraits Lady Frances Seymour Studio Of Sir Anthony Van Dyck Dutch Golden Age 17th Oil Paintings

Van Dyck Portraits Lady Frances Seymour Studio Of Sir Anthony Van Dyck Dutch Golden Age 17th Oil Paintings

£14,850    $19,252    €17,637
Lady Frances Seymour Nee Devereux
 
Duchess Of Somerset & Marchioness Of Hertford [ Studio Of Van Dyck Dutch ]
 
17thc Golden Age Oil Portrait Paintings
 
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Fine quality stunning example of English noblewoman Lady Frances Seymour nee Devereux [ Duchess of Somerset and Marchioness of Hertford ]
 
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She lived during the reigns of Elizabeth I, James I, Charles I and Charles II.
 
Her father was Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex.
 
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BORN :
 
Lady Frances Devereux 30 September 1599 Walsingham House, Seething Lane, London, England
 
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DEATH
 
Died 24 April 1674 (aged 74)
 
Buried Great Bedwyn, Wiltshire
 
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A QUALITY SUBLIME 17TH.CENTURY OIL PORTRAIT ON CANVAS OF THE DUCHESS OF SOMERSET (1599- 1674)
 
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An extremely fine rendition of this well known aristocratic lady considered closely associated with students within ‘Studio Of ‘ artist Sir Anthony Van Dyck (1599 - 1641).
 
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This is an exquisite version of the painting of the Duchess of Somerset and Marchioness of Hertford Lady Frances Seymour nee Devereux.... difficult to date precisely as it is so faithful to Van Dyck’s work.
 
Considered contemporary by a close student ? - or devotee of Van Dyck, closely associated with his studio and influenced by his school.
 
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ABOUT
 
Sir Anthony van Dyck (Dutch 22 March 1599 – 9 December 1641) was a Flemish Baroque artist who became the leading court painter in England after success in the Southern Netherlands and Italy.
 
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The seventh child of Frans van Dyck, a wealthy Antwerp silk merchant, Anthony was precocious as a youth and painted from an early age. In his late teens he was already enjoying success as an independent painter, becoming a master in the Antwerp guild in 1618. By this time he was working in the studio of the leading northern painter of the day, Peter Paul Rubens, who became a major influence on his work. Van Dyck worked in London for some months in 1621, then returned to Flanders for a brief time, before travelling...
Antique #SA1064709, showcased on this page, originates from the 17th century. For historical context, the timeline below highlights the period when it was made:
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