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(Biography) Sir Peter. Dutch name Pieter van der Faes. 1618–80, Dutch portrait painter in England
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Sir Peter (Pieter van der Faes), 1618–80, Dutch painter in England.
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At Ty Uchaf farm in Caerwys, Flintshire, Elfed Thomas hitched up his old Lely Cock Pheasant hay tedder to a 1968 Massey Ferguson 135 tractor loaned by close friend Howard Standring, also from Caerwys.
Cambridgeshire based Lely Recycling Engineering is now the UK distributor for Austropressen's range of down stroke balers.
Lely to Turner - British Drawings and Watercolours, part of Birmingham's internationally respected collection, will be on display in Gallery 16 at the Museum and Art Gallery until April 27.
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In fact, such is the dominance from the Far East and the United States, that there are only two Europeans left in the tournament in Germany's former world champion Oliver Ortmann and Holland's Alex Lely, the man who put Cwm-based Williams out of the tournament through a 9-1 hammering on Wednesday afternoon.
Later benefactors included Charles Fairfax Murray, minor Pre-Raphaelite, scholar and picture-dealer, who anonymously and munificently donated forty-six paintings, including the pair by Lely. The Bourgeois Bequest fortunately reflected the taste of its time, so much that, in relation to its size, the gallery has a signal collection of seventeenth-century Italian pictures, as well as French, Dutch and Flemish works from the same period.
"We trained Sir Peter Lely, who finished fourth in the National a few years ago, and this fellow would have a bit more class than him."
Screenplay and research, Honigmann, with Nosh van der Lely. Camera (color), Erie Guichard; editor, Mario Steenbergen; sound, Piotr van Dijk: assistant director.