Sir Edmund Verney

1 portrait on display in Room 5 at the National Portrait Gallery

Sir Edmund Verney, by Sir Anthony Van Dyck, circa 1640 - NPG L202 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir Edmund Verney

by Sir Anthony Van Dyck
oil on canvas, circa 1640
53 3/8 in. x 42 5/8 in. (1355 mm x 1082 mm)
Lent by a private collection, 1992
Primary Collection
NPG L202


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  • Sir Anthony Van Dyck (1599-1641), Painter. Artist associated with 996 portraits, Sitter associated with 28 portraits.

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Verney's pose was a standard one for portraits of men in armour at this time and was used both for royalists, like Kenelm Digby and Parliamentarians, like Arthur Hesilrige.

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