The Duchess of Chandos

John Bettes the Younger1579

Yale Center for British Art

Yale Center for British Art
New Haven, CT, United States

  • Title: The Duchess of Chandos
  • Date Created: 1579
  • Location Created: London
  • Physical Dimensions: w68.6 x h91.1 cm
  • Type: painting
  • Rights: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
  • External Link: http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1665432
  • Medium: Oil on panel
  • Subject: dog (animal), "Brydges, Cassandra", Cassandra Willoughby, Duchess of Chandos, Cassandra Brydges, "Willoughby, Cassandra [married name Cassandra Brydges, duchess of Chandos] (1670–1735), writer", crest, duchess, royalty, woman, gold, fabric, lace, chain, pearl, costume, portrait
  • Location: Bay A, 408
  • Inscription: Signed and Dated: Dated in yellow paint, upper left: "ANO DNI 1579"
  • Inscription: Inscribed in yellow paint, upper right: "AETATIS SU"
  • Artist: John Bettes the Younger