16 June 2000
Sir Peter Lely (1618-1680)
Portrait of Elizabeth or Phillipa, co-heiress of Sir Thomas Bedingfeld, three-quarter-length, seated, in a brown dress and blue wrap, in a wooded landscape
oil on canvas
50 x 40 in. (127 x 101.6 cm.)
in a contemporary carved and gilded oak-leaf pattern frame
By descent in the Bedingfeld family at Oxburgh Hall, Norfolk, until circa 1985, when acquired by the present vendor.
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For a note on the sitter please see the previous lot.
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