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King Charles II

17 of 292 portraits of King Charles II

King Charles II, studio of John Riley, circa 1680-1685 - NPG 3798 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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King Charles II

studio of John Riley
oil on canvas, circa 1680-1685
28 1/2 in. x 22 3/4 in. (724 mm x 578 mm)
Purchased, 1951
Primary Collection
NPG 3798

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  • King Charles II (1630-1685), Reigned 1660-85. Sitter associated with 292 portraits.

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  • John Riley (1646-1691), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 100 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.

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  • Ollard, Richard, Character Sketches: Samuel Pepys and His Circle, 2000, p. 28
  • Piper, David, Catalogue of Seventeenth Century Portraits in the National Portrait Gallery, 1625-1714, 1963, p. 68
  • Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 117

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