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Portrait miniature - Elizabeth Steward, later Mrs Cromwell, the mother of Oliver Cromwell
  • Elizabeth Steward, later Mrs Cromwell, the mother of Oliver Cromwell
    Hertocks, A
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Elizabeth Steward, later Mrs Cromwell, the mother of Oliver Cromwell

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1625-1650 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hertocks, A (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Portrait miniature on parchment on card

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased from the funds of the R. H. Stephenson Bequest.

  • Museum number:

    P.15-1938

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case RMC, shelf 1, box G

Physical description

Portrait miniature on parchment on card, said to depict Elizabeth Steward (later Mrs Cromwell, Oliver Cromwell's mother)

Place of Origin

Britain (probably, made)

Date

1625-1650 (made)

Artist/maker

Hertocks, A (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Portrait miniature on parchment on card

Dimensions

Height: 6.25 cm, Width: 5.2 cm

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature on parchment on card, thought to depict Elizabeth Steward, later Mrs Cromwell, the mother of Oliver Cromwell, attributed to A. Hertocks. Great Britain, second quarter 17th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1938, London: Board of Education, 1939.

Materials

Parchment; Card

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Portrait

Categories

Portraits; Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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