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Portraits, Painters, and Publics in Provincial England, 1540-1640$
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Robert Tittler

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780199585601

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2015

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199585601.001.0001

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Heraldry and Portraiture

Heraldry and Portraiture

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(p.102) 6 Heraldry and Portraiture
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Portraits, Painters, and Publics in Provincial England, 1540-1640
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Robert Tittler

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199585601.003.0006

This chapter examines the place of heraldry in Tudor and early Stuart portraiture. It discusses the social context that made heraldic devices so important in the England of this era; the sort of craftsmen who painted the devices themselves; and the portraits that featured them. It concludes by suggesting the significance of heraldic painting for the native-English school of portraiture at this time.

Keywords:   Tudor portraiture, Stuart portraiture, heraldry, portrait painters, heraldic devices

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