Charles II (1630 - 1685)

Description

In the full costume of the Garter, his right hand holding back the white lining of his blue mantle. His left hand rests on a table covered with a crimson cloth, on which is placed the plumed hat worn by the Knights of the Garter. The background is a large stone pillar. It is a full length figure, the size of life, standing towards the right, the face is seen in three quarters turned right, sallow complexion, very black hair and hollow cheeks. This is a copy from the school of Kneller.

Source

Identifier

WTH0021

Citation

School of Kneller (copy), “Charles II (1630 - 1685),” Wokingham's Virtual Museum, accessed December 13, 2019, https://wokingham-tc.gov.uk/museum/document/WTH0021.

Files

BBO_WOTH_9.jpg

Date

17th Century

Creator

School of Kneller (copy)

Dimensions

127 x 203 cm

Medium

oil on canvas