Biography of Meynnart Wewyck Painter 1460-1525

Around 1460 Meynnart Wewyck Painter 1460-1525 was born. The date someting of a guess. He had become established by 1502.

On 19 Sep 1502 Mynour, the Inglis payntour (42) delivered four portraits of the English royal family to James IV of Scotland (29) at Stirling Castle.

In Nov 1503 Meynnart Wewyck Painter 1460-1525 (43) returned to England from the Scottish Court.

Around 1510 Meynnart Wewyck Painter 1460-1525 (50). Portrait of Margaret Beaufort Countess Richmond 1443-1509 (66) in the Masters Lodge St John's College. Commissioned by John Fisher Bishop of Rochester 1469-1535 (40). Note the Beaufort Arms on the wall beneath which is the Beafort Portcullis. Repeated in the window. She is wearing widow's clothes, or possibly that of a convent; Gabled Headress with Lappets. On 29 Mar 2019, St John's College, Cambridge, which she founded, announced the portrait was original work by Wewyck.

Around 1510 Meynnart Wewyck Painter 1460-1525 (50) is believed to have painted the portrait of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (52).

After 1525 Meynnart Wewyck Painter 1460-1525 died.