Paulus Moreelse (Utrecht 1571-1638)
Portrait of a lady, half-length, in a black dress with a gold-embroidered black stomacher, in a ruff and lace headdress
signed and dated 'PMorel. fe. 1620' (PM linked, upper left)
oil on panel
27 x 21 in. (68.6 x 55.2 cm.)
in an 18th Century carved and pierced frame
with Dowdeswell & Dowdeswell, London.
Edward Harmsworth, 2nd Viscount Rothermere, removed from Mereworth Castle; Christie's, London, 2 August 1946, lot 25 (260 gns. to Lord Camrose).
William Berry, 1st Viscount Camrose, and by descent.