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Creator:
Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger, 1561–1635, Flemish, active in Britain (from 1568)
Title:

Portrait of a Woman, probably Mary, Lady Scudamore

Former Title(s):

A Woman Called Eleanor, Lady Scudamore [1985, Cormack, YCBA Concise Catalogue]

Date:
1601
Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 44 3/4 x 33 inches (113.7 x 83.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Dated in brown paint, upper left: "1601"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.1.9
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
black | costume | gloves | jewelry | portrait | Tudor | woman
Associated People:
Scudamore [née Shelton], Mary, Lady Scudamore (c.1550–1603), courtier
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:200
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Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 102-103, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

List of Pictures at Holme Lacy, Co. Hereford, Taken by Joseph Gulston, in 1785, The Gentleman's Magazine, Vol XCV, July - Dec. 1825, pp. 134-135, Available online in Brit. Peridicals II Databas Also avalbel in hard cooy or on Microfilm at SML and BRBL

Diana Scarisbrick, Jewellery in Tudor and Jacobean Portraits at New Haven, Apollo, v. 126, no. 309, November 1987, pp. 323-333, N1 A54 + (YCBA)

Roy C. Strong, The English icon, Elizabethan & Jacobean portraiture , Paul Mellon Foundation for British Art, London New York, 1969, p. 292, ND1314 S77 + (YCBA)

Ian Tyers, The tree-ring analysis of 23 panel paintings from the Yale Center for British Art , New Haven, dendrochronological consultancy report 470 , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2011, pp. 13, 16, 52-54, 85, fig. 28, CC78.3 .T94 2011


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