Quarter-length portrait, the sitter wears a black cowl hat with white scarf and shawl and black dress, holding a red rose in her right hand.
A copy of a lost seventeenth-century portrait of Dame Joan Penderel based on old photographs executed for Boscobel House (English Heritage) in 1988. The hand-carved oak frame currently around this painting is also a replica of the lost original frame, and was also made by the artist.
Where to see this painting?
English Heritage, Boscobel House
Brewood, Bishop's Wood, Staffordshire, England, ST19 9AR
If you are planning a visit to see this painting, check with the collection first. Paintings can be moved at short notice.