Charles II portrait of Nell Gwynn
Circa 1660 - 1670
W 11" × H 12 1/4 (size includes frame)
Stock # Marh2511
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.