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Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts

19 of 21 portraits on display in the Watts Hall of Fame at Bodelwyddan Castle

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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Sitterback to top

Artistback to top

  • George Frederic Watts (1817-1904), Painter and sculptor. Artist associated with 85 portraits, Sitter in 41 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