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King James II

4 of 128 portraits of King James II

King James II, by Sir Peter Lely, circa 1665-1670 - NPG 5211 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

King James II

by Sir Peter Lely
oil on canvas, circa 1665-1670
20 1/4 in. x 17 3/4 in. (514 mm x 451 mm)
Purchased, 1978
Primary Collection
NPG 5211


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  • King James II (1633-1701), Reigned 1685-8. Sitter associated with 128 portraits.

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  • Sir Peter Lely (1618-1680), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 829 portraits, Sitter in 18 portraits.

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An unfinished sketch, almost certainly from life.

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