Portrait of a Lady

Painted in Holland, twelve years after Johnson left England. The sitter has not been identified. Her black gown seems to have been the property of the artist since it appears in at least five other Johnson portraits between 1649 and 1658.

Key facts

Artist dates
1593 - 1661
Full title
Portrait of a Lady
Date made
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
100 x 81 cm
Inscription summary
Signed; Dated
Acquisition credit
Bequeathed by Robert Wylie Lloyd, 1958
Inventory number
Location in Gallery