Biography of Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699

Before 26 Mar 1633 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 was born to [her father] John Cradock at The Rectory Barrow. She was baptised by her father at All Saints Church.

Around 1650 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (16) (attributed). Portrait of Frances Altham Countess Carbery 1621-1650 (29) Probably painted posthumously..

Around 1650 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (attributed). Portrait of Frances Altham Countess Carbery 1621-1650 Probably painted posthumously..

On 08 Mar 1652 [her husband] Charles Beale 1632-1705 (20) and Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (18) were married.

Around 1666 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of her husband Charles Beale 1632-1705.Around 1680 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of her husband Charles Beale 1632-1705.

In 1659 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (25) (attributed). Portrait of Anna Maria Brudenell Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1642-1702 (16).

In 1659 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (attributed). Portrait of Anna Maria Brudenell Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1642-1702.

In 1665 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (31). Portrait of Thomas Fanshawe 1st Viscount Fanshawe 1596-1665 (69).

In 1665 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Thomas Fanshawe 1st Viscount Fanshawe 1596-1665.

Around 1666 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (32). Portrait of her husband [her husband] Charles Beale 1632-1705 (34).

Around 1666 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of her husband Charles Beale 1632-1705.

In 1670 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (36). Portrait of Courtenay Pole 2nd Baronet Pole 1619-1695 (51).

In 1670 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Courtenay Pole 2nd Baronet Pole 1619-1695.

Around 1673 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (39). Portrait of either Elizabeth Cavendish Countess Bridgewater 1627-1663 (46) or Elizabeth Ravenscroft 1544-1588. Tatton Park Tatton.

Around 1673 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of either Elizabeth Cavendish Countess Bridgewater 1627-1663 or Elizabeth Ravenscroft 1544-1588. Tatton Park Tatton.

Around 1675 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (41). Self-portrait.

Around 1675 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Self-portrait.

Around 1675 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (41). Portrait of Lady Norwich. Probably Mary Maitland Marchioness Teviotdale.

Around 1675 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Lady Norwich. Probably Mary Maitland Marchioness Teviotdale.

Around 1675 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (41). Portrait of Margaret Twysden 1647-1718 (28).

Around 1675 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Margaret Twysden 1647-1718.

Around 1675 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (41). Portrait of Gilbert Burnet Bishop of Salisbury 1643-1715 (31).

Around 1675 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Gilbert Burnet Bishop of Salisbury 1643-1715.

Around 1675 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (41). Portrait of Lady Norwich. Probably Jane Bickerton Duchess Norfolk 1643-1693 (32) who married the Duke around 1675 being his mistress prior to their marriage.

Around 1675 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Lady Norwich. Probably Jane Bickerton Duchess Norfolk 1643-1693 who married the Duke around 1675 being his mistress prior to their marriage.

Around 1675 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (41). Portrait of Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (46).

Around 1675 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699.

Around 1675 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (41). Portrait of Jane Tomlinson Lady Twysden.

Around 1675 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Jane Tomlinson Lady Twysden.

In 1676 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (42) (attributed). Portrait of Henry Cavendish 2nd Duke Newcastle upon Tyne 1630-1691 (45) wearing the his Garter Collar.

In 1676 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (attributed). Portrait of Henry Cavendish 2nd Duke Newcastle upon Tyne 1630-1691 wearing the his Garter Collar.

Around 1678 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (44). Portrait of George Savile 1st Marquess Halifax 1633-1695 (44).

Around 1678 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of George Savile 1st Marquess Halifax 1633-1695.

Before 17 Jul 1678 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of William Pierrepoint of Thoresby 1608-1678.

Before 17 Jul 1678 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of William Pierrepoint of Thoresby 1608-1678.

Around 1680 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (46). Portrait of Edward Stillingfleet Bishop of Worcester 1635-1699 (44) when Dean of St Pauls.

Around 1680 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Edward Stillingfleet Bishop of Worcester 1635-1699 when Dean of St Pauls.

Around 1680 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (46). Portrait of her husband [her husband] Charles Beale 1632-1705 (48).

Around 1680 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of her husband Charles Beale 1632-1705.

In 1680 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (46). Portrait of William Anson 1656-1720 (24). Shugborough Hall.

In 1680 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of William Anson 1656-1720. Shugborough Hall.

Around 1680 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (46). Portrait of Elizabeth Percy Duchess Somerset 1667-1722 (12) as Madonna and Child.Petworth House.

Around 1680 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Elizabeth Percy Duchess Somerset 1667-1722 as Madonna and Child.Petworth House.

Before 23 Jun 1686 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of William Coventry 1628-1686.

Before 23 Jun 1686 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of William Coventry 1628-1686.

In 1687 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (53). Portrait of Edwyn Sadleir 2nd Baronet Sadleir 1656-1719 (31).

In 1687 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Edwyn Sadleir 2nd Baronet Sadleir 1656-1719.

In 1688 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (54). Portrait of Thomas Sydenham "Father of English Medicine" Physician 1624-1689 (63).

In 1688 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Thomas Sydenham "Father of English Medicine" Physician 1624-1689.

Before 30 Aug 1689 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of John Lake Bishop Sodor and Man.

Before 30 Aug 1689 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of John Lake Bishop Sodor and Man.

Before 29 Dec 1689 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Thomas Sydenham "Father of English Medicine" Physician 1624-1689.

Before 29 Dec 1689 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Thomas Sydenham "Father of English Medicine" Physician 1624-1689.

Around 1690 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (56). Portrait of Thomas Fanshawe 1628-1705 (62).

Around 1690 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Thomas Fanshawe 1628-1705.

Around 1690 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (56) (attributed). Portrait of Edward Stillingfleet Bishop of Worcester 1635-1699 (54).

Around 1690 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (attributed). Portrait of Edward Stillingfleet Bishop of Worcester 1635-1699.

Before 05 Apr 1695 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (attributed). Portrait of Sophia Mordaunt.

Before 05 Apr 1695 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (attributed). Portrait of Sophia Mordaunt.

Before 05 Apr 1695 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Christian Hill -1709.

Before 05 Apr 1695 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Christian Hill -1709.

Before 05 Apr 1695 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of William Russell 7th Baronet Russell 1726-1758.

Before 05 Apr 1695 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of William Russell 7th Baronet Russell 1726-1758.

Around 05 Apr 1695 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (62). Portrait of Mary Morice Lady Carew 1671-1698 (24).

Around 05 Apr 1695 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Mary Morice Lady Carew 1671-1698.

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Lieutenant-General Harry Mordaunt 1663-1720.

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Lieutenant-General Harry Mordaunt 1663-1720.

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Isabella Sackville Countess Northampton 1622-1719.

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Isabella Sackville Countess Northampton 1622-1719.

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Elizabeth Carey Baroness Savile 1570-1634.

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Elizabeth Carey Baroness Savile 1570-1634.

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (attributed). Portrait of Nell Gwyn Actor 1650-1687.

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (attributed). Portrait of Nell Gwyn Actor 1650-1687.

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 died at her house in Pall Mall.

On 08 Oct 1699 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (66) was buried at St James' Church under the communion table.

In 1705 [her husband] Charles Beale 1632-1705 (73) died.