Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century

Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century

Regular price $8,000

An 18th century portrait of Mary Stuart ‘Queen of Scots’ (1542-1587) said to be derived from the Sheffield type portrait by Nicholas Hilliard.  A tradition of Mary Stuart portraits was established by James I in his effort to rehabilitate the reputation of his mother and strengthen his legitimacy as “King of Great Britain and Ireland”.

canvas: 19 ½ by 23 ¼ inches

frame: 26 by 30 inches

Restored, showing repaired tears, small losses, craquelure and stretcher bar marks.

Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century
Mary Queen of Scots Portrait Painting, 18th Century