Huge 16th Century English Portrait of Sir Thomas Smythe (1514-1577) Hans HOLBEIN

Huge 16th Century English Portrait of Sir Thomas Smythe (1514-1577) Hans HOLBEIN

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Portrait Of Thomas Smythe (1514-1577), 16th Century

School of Hans HOLBEIN (1497-1543)

Fine huge 16th Century English Old Master portrait of Sir Thomas Smythe, oil on canvas, Magnificent huge scale full length portrait in an interior wearing a fur lined coat, his hand on a globe, holding a glove and bearing the sitters coat of arms. Inscribed and titled on the frame plaque. Exceptional condition for its age and presented in a good wooden frame, Likely to be by a close member of Holbein's circle.

  • Provenance
    Spains Hall, Finchingfield, and thence by descent to the present owner

    Another portrait of Sir Thomas Smythe, by Thomas Hudson, is at Queens' College, Cambridge University.

Measurements: 80" x 57" framed

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