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English School, 16th Century

Portrait of a gentleman, traditionally identified as Ralph Neville, Earl of Westmorland, half-length, wearing a brown shirt and white collar

Estimate:

3,000 - 4,000 GBP

The Property of a Nobleman

English School, 16th Century

English School, 16th Century

Portrait of a gentleman, traditionally identified as Ralph Neville, Earl of Westmorland, half-length, wearing a brown shirt and white collar

Portrait of a gentleman, traditionally identified as Ralph Neville, Earl of Westmorland, half-length, wearing a brown shirt and white collar

Estimate:

3,000 - 4,000 GBP

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The Property of a Nobleman

English School, 16th Century

Portrait of a gentleman, traditionally identified as Ralph Neville, Earl of Westmorland, half-length, wearing a brown shirt and white collar


inscribed lower left and right: RALPH NEVILL / Earl of Westmorland /DIED 1532

oil on panel

unframed: 51.5 x 43.2 cm.; 20¼ x 17 in.

framed: 65 x 57.2 cm.; 35½ x 22½ in.

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By descent in the family of the sitter;
Colonel Francis William Henry Fane, 12th Earl of Westmorland (1825–1891), Apethorpe Hall, Northamptonshire;
His posthumous sale, London, Christie's, 2 June 1892, lot 48;
Captain F. Spicer;
With Frost & Reed Ltd, London and Bristol;
Sale, Plainfield, New Hampshire, William Smith Auctions, lot 232 (this and the above two lines according to a label on the reverse);
Where presumably acquired by the present owner.