John Maurice, Count of Nassau Siegen

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Nason painted several portraits of Johan Maurits (1604–1679) who was Governor of Brazil from 1636 to 1644. There is a three-quarter length version of this portrait, signed and dated 1663, in the Museum Mazurskie, Olsztyn, in Poland.

Ashmolean Museum, Oxford



John Maurice, Count of Nassau Siegen


c. 1663


oil on canvas


H 87 x W 69 cm

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Presented by Revd Dr Richard Rawlinson, 1734

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