Portrait of Sir Philip Sidney (1554-86), Elizabethan soldier, statesman and poet, aged 23.
Portrait of Sir Philip Sidney by Unknown Artist, 1576
© National Portrait Gallery
- Oil on panel
- 114 x 84 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,000 ( Total: £5,000)
- Acquired in:
- Lane Fine Art
Inscribed Caetera Fama, a motto signifying: this is what he looked like, therest is fame.
Dukes of Bedford, Woburn Abbey (perhaps by decent from Sir William Russell), sold in 1951.