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Eleanor ('Nell') Gwyn

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Eleanor ('Nell') Gwyn, by John Ogborne, published by  Anthony Molteno, after  Sir Peter Lely, published 2 January 1802 - NPG D30624 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Eleanor ('Nell') Gwyn

by John Ogborne, published by Anthony Molteno, after Sir Peter Lely
stipple engraving, published 2 January 1802
9 3/4 in. x 7 3/4 in. (248 mm x 196 mm) plate size
Given by the daughter of compiler William Fleming MD, Mary Elizabeth Stopford, 1931
Reference Collection
NPG D30624


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  • Eleanor ('Nell') Gwyn (1651?-1687), Actress; mistress of Charles II. Sitter associated with 28 portraits.

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  • Sir Peter Lely (1618-1680), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 831 portraits, Sitter in 18 portraits.
  • Anthony Molteno (active 1783-1830), Printseller and bookseller. Artist associated with 22 portraits.
  • John Ogborne (1755-1837). Artist associated with 20 portraits.

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