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School of Sir Peter Lely, Portrait of Lady Rachel Fane (1612/13-1680), oil on canvas, inscribed "Lady Rachel Fane / daughter of the Earl/of Westmoreland / Married Henry Bourchier/5th Earl of Bath / Her 2nd husband was Lionel Cranfield / 3rd Earl of Middlesex / Artist Sir Peter Lely." Image: 50" H x 40" W; frame: 56" H x 46 W". Previous restoration and canvas relined. Lady Rachel Fane was renowned for her learning and her literary talent. For her family, she wrote sophisticated masques and other entertainment, a number of which still survive. She was also noted for her charitable support of orphans and impoverished children.

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School of Sir Peter Lely, Lady Rachel Fane Oil

Estimate $5,000 - $8,000Sep 23, 2018
40 W 25th St.
New York, NY 10010
United States
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