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Creator:
Paul van Somer, ca. 1576–1621, Flemish, active in Britain (from 1616)
formerly attributed to Paul van Somer, ca. 1576–1621, Flemish, active in Britain (from 1616)
Title:
Elizabeth, Countess of Kellie
Date:
ca. 1619
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 81 x 48 1/2 inches (205.7 x 123.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.598
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
animal | aristocracy | Bible | bird | bodice | book | bracelets (jewelry) | carpet | curtains | fan | feathers | gloves | headdress | Jacobean | jewelry | jewels | necklace | parrot | pattern | pearls | pelicans | portrait | texture | throne | Tudor | Turkish | woman
Associated People:
Erskine, Elizabeth (d. 1622), Countess of Kellie
Access:
On view
Exhibition History:
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This Other Eden : British Paintings from the Paul Mellon Collection at Yale (Art Gallery of South Australia, 1998-09-16 - 1998-11-15)

This Other Eden : British Paintings from the Paul Mellon Collection at Yale (Queensland Art Gallery, 1998-07-15 - 1998-09-06)

This Other Eden : British Paintings from the Paul Mellon Collection at Yale (Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1998-05-01 - 1998-07-05)

" Pearls to Pyramids " - Britain and the " Orient " 1600-1820 (Yale Center for British Art, 2008-02-07 - 2008-04-28)

Publications:
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Martina Droth, Britain in the world: Highlights from the Yale Center for British Art in honor of Amy Meyers, Yale University Press, New Haven, London, p. 25, p. 26 (detail), p. 27 (detail), fig. 8, fig. 9, fig. 10, N6761 .Y33 2019 (LC) (YCBA)

Julia Marciari-Alexander, This other Eden, paintings from the Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1998, p. 26, no. 2, ND1314.3 Y36 1998 (YCBA)

Andrew Morall, English embroidery from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1580-1700, 'twixt art and nature , The Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, New York New York New Haven, 2008, p. 182, fig. 37a, NK9243 M58 2008 + (YCBA)

Diana Scarisbrick, Jewellery in Tudor and Jacobean Portraits at New Haven, Apollo, v. 126, no. 309, November 1987, pp. 332-33, N1 A54 + (YCBA)

Angus Trumble, The Finger : A Handbook, , Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 2010, p. 122, GT498.F46 T78 2010 (YCBA)

Richard Verdi, The parrot in art, from Dèurer to Elizabeth Butterworth , Scala Publishers, London, 2007, p. 25, fig. 10, N7665 V47 2007 (YCBA)

Paul Mellon's Legacy, a passion for British art. [large print labels] , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2007, v. 3, N5220 M552 +P381 2007, Mellon Shelf (YCBA)

Pearls to pyramids : British visual culture and the Levant, 1600-1830, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2008, p. 14, V1880

Pearls to pyramids : British visual culture and the Levant, 1600-1830 [wall labels], Yale Center for British Art, 2008, p. 1, V 2576 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5038
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