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Portrait of John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough 1650-1722 c. 1690 1700c.

John Closterman, after 

Portrait of John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough 1650-1722 c. 1690, John Closterman, after
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Oil on canvas
18th Century
12 x 10 inches 30.5 x 25.4 cm
 
This portrait of the celebrated victor of Blenheim, still considered one of England's greatest generals, probably derives from a portrait by John Closterman, who was employed by the Churchill family in the years around the turn of the seventeenth/ eighteenth century.
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