The Conquest of Granada

The Conquest of Granada is in Jacobean and Restoration Plays.

The Conquest of Granada is a Restoration era stage play, a two-part tragedy written by John Dryden (38) that was first acted in 1670 and published in 1672.

Before 1691. John Riley Painter 1646-1691. Portrait of John Dryden Poet 1631-1700.Around 1693. Godfrey Kneller Painter 1646-1723. Portrait of John Dryden Poet 1631-1700.Around 1697. Godfrey Kneller Painter 1646-1723. Portrait of John Dryden Poet 1631-1700.Around 1665 John Michael Wright Painter 1617-1694. Portrait of John Dryden Poet 1631-1700.

In Dec 1670 and Jan 1671Nell Gwyn Actor 1650-1687 (20) performed for the last time in The Conquest of Granada.

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699 (attributed). Portrait of Nell Gwyn Actor 1650-1687.Around1680 Simon Pietersz Verelst Painter 1644-1710. Portrait of Nell Gwyn Actor 1650-1687. Before 14 Nov 1687 Simon Pietersz Verelst Painter 1644-1710. Portrait of Nell Gwyn Actor 1650-1687.

John Evelyn's Diary 09 February 1671. 09 Feb 1671. I saw the great ball danced by the Queen (32) and distinguished ladies at Whitehall Theater. Next day; was acted there the famous play, called, "The Siege of Granada", two days acted successively; there were indeed very glorious scenes and perspectives, the work of Mr. Streeter (50), who well understands it.

Before 1687 Pieter Borsseler Painter 1634-1687. Portrait of Catherine of Braganza Queen Consort England 1638-1705.Around 1663 Peter Lely Painter 1618-1680. Portrait of Eleanor Needham Baroness Byron 1627-1664 depicted as Saint Catherine of Alexandria in a guise probably intended to flatter Charles II's Queen, Catherine of Braganza. Accordingly she carries the martyr's palm branch and leans upon a wheel. The sitter looks to two putti in the upper left, one of whom holds a wreath of bay leaves above her head. She is wearing a copper-red dress with a richly decorated blue mantle about her arms.Around 1665 Peter Lely Painter 1618-1680. Portrait of Catherine of Braganza Queen Consort England 1638-1705.Around 1670 Jacob Huysmans Painter 1633-1696. Portrait of Catherine of Braganza Queen Consort England 1638-1705.Before 1696 Jacob Huysmans Painter 1633-1696. Portrait of Catherine of Braganza Queen Consort England 1638-1705.Before 1696 Jacob Huysmans Painter 1633-1696. Portrait of Catherine of Braganza Queen Consort England 1638-1705.