Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban

1 portrait

Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban, by John Vanderbank, after  Unknown artist, 1731? (circa 1618) - NPG 520 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban

by John Vanderbank, after Unknown artist
oil on canvas, 1731? (circa 1618)
30 1/8 in. x 24 7/8 in. (765 mm x 632 mm)
Transferred from British Museum, 1879
Primary Collection
NPG 520


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Artistsback to top

  • Unknown artist. Artist associated with 6267 portraits.
  • John Vanderbank (1694-1739), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 95 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.

Linked publicationsback to top

  • Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 27
  • Simon, Jacob, The Art of the Picture Frame: Artists, Patrons and the Framing of Portraits in Britain, 1997 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 8 November 1996 - 9 February 1997), p. 122
  • Strong, Roy, Tudor and Jacobean Portraits, 1969, p. 11