LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection
Digital Image File Name:
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de Critz, after
After John de Critz. Queen Elizabeth I. Oil on panel, after 1620
Portrait of Elizabeth I
from a 4x5 color transparency
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HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
Queen Elizabeth I [graphic]. after John De Critz.
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
Physical Description (Hamnet):
1 painting on panel : oil ; 11 x 8.7 cm.
Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603 -- Portraits.
Portrait paintings. gmgpc
Associated Name (Hamnet):
De Critz, John, the elder, 1552/53-1642, artist.
Condition reviewed the paint surface has chipped at the edges where it has rubbed against the frame. The oak panel consists of two pieces, the smaller one (3 1/8 x 2 5/8 in.) being inserted into the larger piece framing it. The panel is beveled on the back across both pieces, the flat inner surface measuring 2 1/2 by 1 3/8 inches. There is a red wax seal in the lower right corner of the flat surface extending into the beveled edge
Inscribed in gold at top center: "ELISABETH".
On loan to the FSL from April 1948 and given in December 1965.
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Title from Pressly.
Provenance: Purchased by John J. Cunningham of the National Sculpture Society, New York, in a village west of London.
Pressly, W.L. Paintings in the Folger Shakespeare Library, 186
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