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Johanna St John (1631-1705), c.1690, wife of Sir Walter St John, 3rd Baronet, English School

Johanna St John (1631-1705), c.1690, wife of Sir Walter St John, 3rd Baronet, English School
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This portrait of Johanna shows her as a woman of 'mature years', dressed in black.

Medium - oil on canvas

Measurements - H 74 x W 66 cm

Purchased in 1965 from Vernon St.John, 6th Viscount Bolingbroke

Year:
c. 1690
Artist:
English School
Type:
Portrait
Location:
Drawing Room, Lydiard House
Owner:
Swindon Borough Council
Reference:
Lyd 1992/025
Copyright:
Lydiard House
Last updated on:
Wednesday 8th September 2021

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