King Charles II in Boscobel Wood

1 portrait by Isaac Fuller

King Charles II in Boscobel Wood, by Isaac Fuller, 1660s? - NPG 5248 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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King Charles II in Boscobel Wood

by Isaac Fuller
oil on canvas, 1660s?
84 1/8 in. x 74 in. (2137 mm x 1880 mm)
Purchased, 1979
Primary Collection
NPG 5248

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  • Isaac Fuller (1606-1672), Painter. Artist associated with 12 portraits, Sitter in 3 portraits.

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One in a series of paintings showing Charles II's 'Escape from the Battle of Worcester', probably commissioned shortly after the Restoration. In this picture, the Penderels escort Charles to nearby Boscobel, where he meets another Royalist fugitive, Colonel William Carlos.

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