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Creator Cornelius Johnson, 1593–1661, British
Title Martha Temple, Lady Penyston (1595-1620)
Alternate Title(s) Portrait of a Woman, traditionally identified as the Countess of Arundel
A Lady Called the Countess of Arundel
Date 1619
Medium Oil on panel
Dimensions 29 x 26 inches (73.7 x 66 cm)
Inscribed in a later hand in yellow paint, lower left: "COUNTESS OF ARUNDEL.", Signed and dated in black paint, lower right: "Cornelius Johnson | fecit 1619"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1981.25.378
Collection Paintings and Sculpture
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People Represented or Subject • Temple, Martha, Lady Penyston (1595–1620)
Subject Terms bird | collar | Cornish chough | costume | earrings | gold | Jacobean | lace | oval | portrait | red | Tudor | white (color) | woman

Ellis Waterhouse, The Dictionary of 16th & 17th Century British Painters, Antique Collectors' Club, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 1988, p. 144, ND464 W38 1988 (LC) (YCBA)

John Rushout Northwick, Catalogue of the collection of pictures at Northwick Park, Chiswick Press, London, 1921, p. 125, cat. 317, N5247 N67 A55 (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, 28, 75-77, fig. 44, CC78.3 .T94 2011

Cornelius Johnson, 1593-1661 : painter to king & country, The Weiss Gallery, London, 2016, p. 22, fig. 5, NJ18.J26225 A12 2016 (LC) OVERSIZE (YCBA)

A. J. Finberg, A Chronological List of Portraits by Cornelius Johnson, or Jonson, Volume of the Walpole Society, vol. 10, London, 1921-1922, p. 7, cat. 1, N12 W35 A1 + (YCBA)

Karen Hearn, Cornelius Johnson, London, 2015, p. 15, fig. 6, NJ18 J26225 H43 2015 (YCBA)

John Matthews, The Temple Family portaits by Cornelius Johnson and others, Genealogists' Magazine, vol. 31, March 2013, pp. 10-11, Vertical File v 2587 (YCBA)

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