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Eleanor ('Nell') Gwyn

11 of 28 portraits of Nell Gwyn

Eleanor ('Nell') Gwyn, by Peter van Bleeck, after  Sir Peter Lely, 1751 - NPG D30627 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Eleanor ('Nell') Gwyn

by Peter van Bleeck, after Sir Peter Lely
mezzotint, 1751
13 7/8 in. x 9 7/8 in. (351 mm x 252 mm) paper size
Given by the daughter of compiler William Fleming MD, Mary Elizabeth Stopford, 1931
Reference Collection
NPG D30627

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Sitterback to top

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

Artistsback to top

  • Sir Peter Lely (1618-1680), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 829 portraits, Sitter in 18 portraits.
  • Peter van Bleeck (1697-1764). Artist associated with 20 portraits.