Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin

1 portrait on display in Room 8 at the National Portrait Gallery

Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin, by Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt, circa 1705-1710 - NPG 5719 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin

by Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
oil on canvas, circa 1705-1710
49 1/2 in. x 40 1/4 in. (1260 mm x 1025 mm)
Purchased, 1983
Primary Collection
NPG 5719


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  • Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt (1646-1723), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 1672 portraits, Sitter associated with 30 portraits.

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Godolphin wears the robes of the Order of the Garter and holds his white wand as Lord High Treasurer.

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  • NPG D17264: Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin (source portrait)
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  • NPG D31388: Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin (source portrait)
  • NPG D20415: Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin (source portrait)
  • NPG D42879: Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin (source portrait)

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