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Biography of Unknown Artist
Around 1525 Unknown Artist .Netherlands.Portrait of Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (33) .
In 1549 Unknown Artist .Flemish.Portrait of William Paget 1st Baron Paget Beaudasert 1506-1563 (43) .
Around 1565 Unknown Artist . Portrait of Thomas Howard 21st Earl Arundel, 4th Earl Surrey, 1st Earl Norfolk 1586-1646 (-22) .
Around 1576 Unknown Artist . Portrait of Mary "Queen of Scots" Stewart I Queen Scotland 1542-1587 (33) .
In 1583 Mid-Seventeeth Century copy. Unknown Artist . Portrait of Margaret Russell Countess Cumberland 1560-1616 (23) .
After 1585 Unknown Artist . Portrait of Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (51) .
Around 1590 Unknown Artist . Portrait of Jane "Nine Day Queen" Grey I Queen England and Ireland 1536-1554 .
Around 1590 Unknown Artist . Portrait of John Harrington 1st Baron Harington 1540-1613 (50) .
Around 1590 Unknown Artist . Portrait of Unknown Man.Possibly George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 (31) .
Around 1605 Unknown Artist . Portrait known as the "Cholmondeley Ladies". Probably Mary Cholmondeley 1585-1616 (20) and Lettice Cholmondeley 1585-1611 (20) who may have been twins. The inscription in gold lettering to the bottom left of the painting states it shows "Two Ladies of the Cholmondeley Family, Who were born the same day, Married the same day, And brought to Bed the same day."
After 07 Feb 1612 Unknown Artist . Portrait of Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia 1596-1662 (15) .Elizabeth's standing collar of reticella is worked with the Royal coat of arms with its lion and unicorn supporters. She wears a gown of Italian silk brocade. The black armband is thought to be a sign of mourning for her brother Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales (17) who died on 07 Feb 1612.
Around 1615 Unknown Artist . Posthumous portrait of Philip Herbert 1st Earl Montgomery, 4th Earl Pembroke 1584-1650 (30) wearing his Garter Robes and Garter Collar .
Around 1625 Unknown Artist .Double Portrait of Thomas Shirley 1542-1612 and his Cicassian wife.He wears the exotic Persian clothes which so impressed his European hosts upon his return to Europe from Persia; she wears her native style of dress but also holds a flintlock pistol and a pocket watch, symbols of the technologies Europe was introducing to Persia.
Before 27 Jun 1641 Unknown Artist . Portrait of Robert Bertie 1582-1642 1st Earl Lindsey 1582-1642 (58) .
Around 1655 . Unknown Artist . Portrait of William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire 1640-1707 (14) .
Around 1730 . Unknown Artist . Portrait of William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764 (9) .
Around 1738 . Unknown Artist . Portrait of Robert Throckmorton 4th Baronet Throckmorton 1702-1791 (35) .