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Mary (née Kirke), Lady Vernon

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Mary (née Kirke), Lady Vernon, published by Alexander Browne, after  Sir Peter Lely, circa 1684 - NPG D11443 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Mary (née Kirke), Lady Vernon

published by Alexander Browne, after Sir Peter Lely
mezzotint, circa 1684
13 3/8 in. x 9 7/8 in. (341 mm x 250 mm) plate size; 14 7/8 in. x 11 1/8 in. (378 mm x 283 mm) paper size
Purchased with help from the Friends of the National Libraries, 1984
Reference Collection
NPG D11443


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  • Alexander Browne (active 1659-died 1706), Artist, publisher, printseller, auctioneer and dealer. Artist associated with 149 portraits, Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Sir Peter Lely (1618-1680), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 829 portraits, Sitter in 18 portraits.

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  • NPG 3976: Unknown woman, formerly known as Eleanor ('Nell') Gwyn (same pose)
  • NPG 3811: Eleanor ('Nell') Gwyn (same pose)
  • NPG D10959: Eleanor ('Nell') Gwyn (based on same portrait)
  • NPG D39235: Mary (née Kirke), Lady Vernon (impression from same plate as)

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