Charles II portrait of Nell Gwynn

Circa 1660 - 1670

W 11" × H 12 1/4 (size includes frame)

Stock # Marh2511


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Charles II oil on canvas of small size of Nell Gwynn. Unrestored.

Eleanor Gwyn was a celebrity figure of the Restoration period. Praised by Samuel Pepys for her comic performances as one of the first actresses on the English stage, she became best known for being a long-time mistress of King Charles II of England and Scotland.