Equestrian portrait of Oliver Cromwell (1599-1658)

Oil on Canvas | 80 x 62cm | c.1657

Unknown Artist

This portrait shows Cromwell wearing a grey silk velvet suit, matching that which he wore to his daughter Frances’ wedding in 1657, and which was subsequently used to dress one of the life sized effigies at his state funeral in November 1658.

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