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Dudley Carleton, Viscount Dorchester

(1574-1632), Diplomat

Sitter in 9 portraits
Carleton worked as a diplomat for James I and subsequently Charles I in Venice, the Low Countries and France. He also acted as an agent for the greatest English art collectors of the day, buying old master paintings and liaising between English connoisseurs and contemporary artists on the Continent. He returned to England in 1628, where he was made a Viscount and Secretary of State.

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Dudley Carleton, Viscount Dorchester, by Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt - NPG 3684

Dudley Carleton, Viscount Dorchester

by Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt
oil on panel, circa 1620
On display in the Crimson Bedroom at Montacute House
NPG 3684

Dudley Carleton, Viscount Dorchester, studio of Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt - NPG 110

Dudley Carleton, Viscount Dorchester

studio of Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt
oil on panel, circa 1625, based on a work of circa 1625
NPG 110

Dudley Carleton, Viscount Dorchester, by Willem Jacobsz Delff, after  Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt - NPG D26050

Dudley Carleton, Viscount Dorchester

by Willem Jacobsz Delff, after Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt
line engraving, 1620
NPG D26050

Dudley Carleton, Viscount Dorchester, by Willem Jacobsz Delff, after  Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt - NPG D19071

Dudley Carleton, Viscount Dorchester

by Willem Jacobsz Delff, after Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt
line engraving, 1620
NPG D19071

Dudley Carleton, Viscount Dorchester, published by John Scott, after  Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt - NPG D26051

Dudley Carleton, Viscount Dorchester

published by John Scott, after Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt
stipple engraving, published 1 February 1807
NPG D26051

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Dudley Carleton, Viscount Dorchester

by Willem Jacobsz Delff, after Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt
line engraving, 1620
NPG D19072

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Dudley Carleton, Viscount Dorchester

by John Sturt, after Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt
line engraving, published 1713
NPG D19233

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Dudley Carleton, Viscount Dorchester

by Rivers, published by John Scott
stipple engraving, published 1 February 1807
NPG D19206

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