Portrait of Edward Cecil, Viscount Wimbledon 1572-1638 by Michiel van Mierevelt

Three-quarter length portrait of Edward Cecil, Viscount Wimbledon (1572-1638).

Details

Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
69 x 58 cm
Art Fund grant:
£475 ( Total: £475)
Acquired in:
1966
Vendor:
Trustees Craven Estate

The sitter has grey hair, moustache and a beard, and is wearing armour. He has a white lace-trimmed collar and pink sash over right shoulder. Inscribed and dated.

Provenance

Probably painted for sitter or for Princess Elizabeth; by descent to Cornelia, Countess Craven.

Venue details

National Portrait Gallery St Martin's Place, LONDON London WC2H 0HE 020 7306 0055 www.npg.org.uk

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