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Creator:
Attributed to Hans Holbein the Younger, ca. 1497–1543, German, active in Switzerland and England
Formerly attributed to Lucas Horenbout, 1490/95–1544, Netherlandish, active in Britain
Title:

Portrait of a man, probably Sir George Carew (ca.1504-1545)

Former Title(s):

An Unknown Man

Date:
ca. 1540
Medium:
Gouache and gold on thin card
Dimensions:
Sheet: 1 13/16 inches (4.6 cm) and Frame: 2 5/8 x 2 1/4 inches (6.7 x 5.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in artist's hand in gold center left: "Aetatis"; in artist's hand in gold center right: "SVE-35"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1974.2.58
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors-Miniatures
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beard | headgear | portrait
Associated People:
Carew, Sir George (ca. 1504–1545), soldier and naval commander
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11610
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Yale Center for British Art, Selected paintings, drawings & books, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 1977, p. 2, N590.2 A82 (YCBA)

Yale Center for British Art, Selected paintings, drawings & books, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 1977, p. 2, 715 Y18 977b (YCBA)

Cynthia Zarin, Teen queen : looking for Lady Jane, New Yorker, vol. 83, October 15, 2007, p. 60, V 2632 (YCBA)


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