Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Britain
CanterburyCathedral Nave
PORTRAITS
Aristocrats
Britain Knights and LadiesHales, Lady Alice (d. 1592)
Commanders, soldiers, etc
OfficersHales, Sir James, the Younger (d. 1589)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Death
Funerals and accompanying rituals Funerals at sea
Coats-of-Arms
EnglandHales
Further details
Hales monument. The uppermost part shows the body of Sir James Hales the Younger, who died during a naval campaign against Spain in 1589, being committed to the sea. The painting behind the kneeling Alice Hales (d. 1592) is said to show the suicide of Sir James Hales the Elder in the Stour (1554)
ARTIST/CREATOR
English
DATE
1596
LOCATION
Canterbury, Christ Church Cathedral
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Photo: Ian Jones
Contact
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