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Portrait of an Unknown Woman and Her Infant Son

Photo credit: Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

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This early seventeenth-century portrait depicts an unknown woman seated with her son who is about one year old. They are both wearing elaborate lace.

Shakespeare Birthplace Trust


  • Date


  • Medium

    oil on panel

  • Measurements

    120 x 87 cm

  • Accession number

    SBT 1993-31/231

  • Acquisition method

    gift, 1896

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Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

Henley Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire CV37 6QW England

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