New York, East
3 November 1999
Circle of William Scrots (active 1537-1554)
Portrait of Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey, aged 29, standing full length, wearing an embroidered costume, with a dagger and a sword, by a pedestal
bears date and and inscribed with the sitter's age 'ANNO.1546./AETATIS.SVAE. 29' and 'SAT/SVPER/EST'
oil on canvas
83 x 49in. (212.1 x 125.1cm.)
Anon. Sale, Christie's, London, July 24, 1959, lot 136, as 'Guillim Stretes' (80gns.).
The Earl of Effingham.
The Estate of Barbara Hutton, 1980.
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The primary version is in the collection of the Hon. Clive Pearson, Sussex and a variant is in the collection of the Duke of Norfolk, Arundel Castle.
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