Cornelius Johnson Portrait Painting - Portrait of Ralph Hawtrey of Eastcote House, Ruislip.
See this artwork in context
View In Room
1 of 4 images

Cornelius Johnson
Portrait of Ralph Hawtrey of Eastcote House, Ruislip.

1635

About

Circle of Cornelius Johnson (1593-1662) Portrait of Ralph Hawtrey (1570-1638) Oil on canvas in a painted oval, with marbled spandrels, presented in its spectacular original, hand carved and gilded wooden 'Lely' style frame. This sensitively rendered and atmospheric 17th century portrait is also highly decorative. After a light clean and minimal conservation it is ready to hang and enjoy, it is suitable for both an historic and contemporary interior. Ralph Hawtrey (1570-1638) Ralph Hawtrey of Eastcote House Ruislip, son of Edward Hawtrey, married Mary, daughter of Edward and Mary Altham. He was justice and Deputy Lieutenant of the country of Middlesex. A successful lender of money both in London and the home counties Ralph is recorded as managing the finances of Kings College Cambridge by 1594. In this portrait Ralph sports the traditional and luxurious slashed silk costume of a gentleman of high rank, this also includes a black silk cape and a highly elaborate lace ruff. Cornelius Johnson (1593-1661) Was an English painter of portraits who was of Dutch or Flemish descent. Johnson was active in England between 1618-1643 during which time he was appointed as a "his Majesty's servant in the quality of Picture drawer" by Charles I. His royal portraits include Charles l, Charles ll., and James ll, and these portraits can be seen in the National Portrait Gallery in London. As is evidenced in our portrait, Johnson was known for being particularly accurate and detailed in his depiction of clothing, this makes his portraits especially useful for costume historians and collectors.. Price: £12,750 Framed: 37" x 32" / 93cm x 81cm. Higher resolution images on request. Worldwide shipping available.

Details

  • Dimensions

    H 37 in. x W 32 in. x D 3 in.

    H 93.98 cm x W 81.28 cm x D 7.62 cm

  • Gallery location
    London/Yorkshire, GB
  • Reference number
    LU58932881831
  • Seller reference number
    00037

Shipping, Returns & Payment

  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

Vetted
1stdibs seller since 2017
Typical response time: 11 hrs
Located in London/Yorkshire, GB
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs
More From This Seller
Portrait of a Scottish Nobleman by John Scougall
John Scougall
Oil
This fine, sensitively rendered and atmospheric portrait of a Scottish nobleman is by celebrated Scottish artist John Scougall (1645-1730) It is painted in the oval, housed in a par...
Portrait of Viscountess Townshend - circle of S...
Sir Peter Lely
Oil
Late 17th century portrait of Viscountess Townshend of Raynham Hall, Norfolk as a young woman. She is seated almost whole length to the right on a bank, eyes to front, wearing a loos...
Portrait of a Regency Boy
George Watson P.R.S.A
Oil
Fine and sensitively rendered portrait of a Regency boy circa 1820 by renowned artist George Watson (1767-1837) Oil on canvas in a period gilt frame. The as yet unknown sitter (but ...
Portrait of William Ockenden of Temple Mills Be...
Unknown
Oil
Fine, sensitively rendered early/mid 18th century portrait of William Ockenden, of Temple Mills Berkshire, half length wearing a russet brown Mantle with a White Cravat. Signed and i...
You May Also Like
Portrait of a Gentleman in a Slashed Black Doublet
Cornelius Johnson
Oil, Panel
Cornelius Johnson 1593 - 1661 Portrait of a Gentleman in a Slashed Black Doublet Oil on panel, signed and dated 1629 Image size: 31 x 24½ inches Wooden frame A skilled portraitist a...
untitled (man with eyes on dangling springs)
Jana Paleckova
Oil, Photographic Paper
Medium: Oil paint on vintage photograph Jana Paleckova is a self-taught artist living in the Czech Republic. In a recent statement Jana Paleckova writes, “My work is about revitali...
White Flight
Chris Barnard
Canvas, Oil
Chris Barnard is represented by Fred Giampietro Gallery, New Haven, CT Chris Barnard was born in New York, NY. He currently lives and works in New Haven, CT. He received his BA from ...
Cheese Head
Jana Paleckova
Oil
Medium: Oil paint on found vintage photograph Jana Paleckova is a self-taught artist living in the Czech Republic. In a recent statement Jana Paleckova writes, “My work is about re...
Connie in old studio chair
Max Ginsburg
Canvas, Oil
woman sitting in chair
Heirlooms, oil painting
Laura Lasworth
Oil
Heirlooms, 2015-16 oil on wood panel 60 x 47-3/4" Lasworth is known for her sophisticated use of religious, philosophical and personal symbolism. Her work recalls classical all...
Arranging the Flowers
Jean Carolus
Oil, Wood Panel
Signed (at lower right): J. Carolus Very little is known about Belgian artist Jean Carolus, other than he was an academic genre painter who was active in France from about 1855 to 1...
"Zeno the Fisher", Seaside Portrait in Oil Pain...
Gerald Wasserman
Canvas, Oil
Entitled "Zeno the Fisher" this 1950-60s oil on canvas portrait is by Monterey/Carmel artist of Russian descent, Gerald Wasserman (1920-2011). Wasserman studied at the Chicago Art I...

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn more

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries