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Artist
English
Title
Posthumous Portrait of Henry VIII with Queen Mary and Will Somers the Jester
Date
16th century
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
Canvas or panel: 52 × 65 in. (132.1 × 165.1 cm) Frame (outer): 62 1/4 × 75 3/8 × 2 in. (158.1 × 191.5 × 5.1 cm)
Credit Line

Sarah Campbell Blaffer Foundation, Houston

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
BF.1985.6
Classification
Painting
Provenance

Robert Spencer, 2nd Earl of Sunderland (1641–1702), England; by descent, within Althorp House, where recorded by George Vertue in 1733; John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer; [P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London]; purchased by the Sarah Campbell Blaffer Foundation, 1985.