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Nell Gwynn (Eleanor)
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Nell Gwynn (Eleanor)
Long-time mistress of King Charles II of England and Scotland. Called "pretty, witty Nell" by Samuel Pepys, she has been regarded as a living embodiment of the spirit of Restoration England.
London Metropolitan Archives
LCC Portraits
Lely, Sir Peter (1618-80)
Wright, Thomas
P1436
engraving
engraving
SC_PT_02_G_194