Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts

1 portrait of Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts

Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts, by George Frederic Watts, 1898 - NPG 1744 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts

by George Frederic Watts
oil on canvas, 1898
29 1/4 in. x 24 1/4 in. (743 mm x 616 mm)
Given by wish of George Frederic Watts, 1914
Primary Collection
NPG 1744


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Artistback to top

  • George Frederic Watts (1817-1904), Painter and sculptor. Artist associated with 85 portraits, Sitter in 42 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG D39788: Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts (source portrait)

Linked publicationsback to top

  • Bayly, Christopher, The Raj: India and the British 1600-1947, 1990 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 19 October 1990 - 17 March 1991), p. 323
  • Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 525