Definition of Lely, Sir Peter in English:

Lely, Sir Peter

Line breaks: Sir Peter Lely
Pronunciation: /ˈliːli
 
/
( 1618–80), Dutch portrait painter, resident in England from 1641; Dutch name Pieter van der Faes. He became principal court painter to Charles II. Notable works include Windsor Beauties, a series painted during the 1660s.

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