English School, 17th Century
Henry Stuart, 1st Duke of Gloucester (16401660), wearing suit of armour, white lace jabot and the blue sash of the Order of the Garter, his natural hair worn loose.
Watercolour on vellum, later inscribed on the reverse Henry Duke/ of/ Gloucester son of/ King Charles First/ By/ *braham Coop**, gilt-metal 'Hatfield' frame, the reverse engraved Prince/ Henry Stuart/ Duke of Gloucester/ -K.G-/ Born at Oatlands/ 8th July 1640/ Died at Whitehall/ 13 Sepr 1661/ by Alexander Cooper.
Oval, 70mm (2 3/4in) high
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