Biography of George Gower Painter 1540-1596

Around 1540 George Gower Painter 1540-1596 was born.

Around 1574 George Gower Painter 1540-1596 (34). Portrait of Charles Somerset 1587-1665. Armorial top left quarterly 1&4 with a yellow band top and bottom 2 Unknown Arms 3 .

Around 1574 George Gower Painter 1540-1596 (34). Portrait of Charles Somerset 1587-1665. Armorial top left quarterly 1&4 with a yellow band top and bottom 2 Unknown Arms 3 .

Around 1574 George Gower Painter 1540-1596 (34). Portrait of Elizabeth Cornwallis 1541-1628.

Around 1575 George Gower Painter 1540-1596 (35). Portrait of Philip Howard 20th Earl Arundel 1557-1595 (17).

Around 1577 George Gower Painter 1540-1596 (37). Portrait of Richard Drake 1535-1603 (42).

Around 1577 George Gower Painter 1540-1596 (37). Portrait of Richard Drake 1535-1603 (42).
The heraldic escutcheon shows seven quarters as follows:
1: . Drake of Ash in the parish of Musbury, Devon
2: Argent, on a Chief Gules three Cinquefoils of the first; Billet of Ash
3: Gules, on a Fess Argent Two Mullets Sable; Hamton of Rockbere and Ash
4: Ermine, on a Chief Indented Sable three crosslets fitchee or; Orwey of Orwey and Ash
5: Barry of seven Argent and Sable
6: Azure, six lioncels rampant Argent crowned Gules, 3, 2, 1; Forde of Forde
7: Argent, Two Chevrons Sable (Esse/Ash of Ash);Esse/Ash of Ash

In 1579 George Gower Painter 1540-1596 (39). Self-portrait.

In 1579 George Gower Painter 1540-1596 (39). The Plimton Sieve Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I of England and Ireland (45).

In 1581 George Gower Painter 1540-1596 (41) was appointed Serjeant Painter to Queen Elizabeth I of England and Ireland (47).

After 1585 Unknown Artist. Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I of England and Ireland.

Around 1582 George Gower Painter 1540-1596 (42). Portrait of Mary Cornwallis Countess Bath and Eu -1627.

Before 1596 George Gower Painter 1540-1596. Portrait of Elizabeth Knollys 1549-1605 with Elephant Crest the on her right.

Before 1596 George Gower Painter 1540-1596. Portrait of Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 with the with Elephant Crest on her right.

In 1596 George Gower Painter 1540-1596 (56) died.

George Gower Painter 1540-1596.