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Lady Philippa Coningsby  1578

by George Gower

Gallery label: [br]In this impressive example of Elizabethan portraiture, George Gower has created a memorable likeness of Lady Philippa Coningsby. His bold and rather archaic style exemplifies the distinctive neo-Medieval taste of the late Elizabethan court. Gower's portrait style, with its bright colors and patterned surfaces, developed independently of contemporary Euro...
37 x 27-5/8 in
Oil on panel
Public Domain, Courtesy of the Indianapolis Museum of Art