2 of 21 portraits of John Donne
after Isaac Oliver
oil on canvas, possibly late 17th century, based on a work of 1616
21 in. x 17 1/2 in. (533 mm x 445 mm)
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Artistback to top
- Isaac Oliver (circa 1565-1617), Miniature painter. Artist associated with 71 portraits, Sitter in 5 portraits.
This portraitback to top
This portrait is based on a miniature by Isaac Oliver painted in 1616.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Charles Nicholl, Shakespeare and his Contemporaries, 2015, p. 87
- Nicholl, Charles, Character Sketches: Elizabethan Writers, 1997, p. 34
- Nicholl, Charles, Insights: Shakespeare and His Contemporaries, 2005, p. 67
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 183
- Strong, Roy, Tudor and Jacobean Portraits, 1969, p. 65