Anne, Countess of Pembroke (Lady Anne Clifford)

1 portrait on display in Room 5 at the National Portrait Gallery

Anne, Countess of Pembroke (Lady Anne Clifford), by William Larkin, circa 1618 - NPG 6976 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Anne, Countess of Pembroke (Lady Anne Clifford)

by William Larkin
oil on panel, circa 1618
22 5/8 in. x 17 1/8 in. (575 mm x 435 mm)
Purchased with help from the Art Fund, the Portrait Fund, the American Friends of the National Portrait Gallery in memory of David Alexander (President 2003 to 2010), Richard Aylmer, Sir Harry Djanogly CBE, the Golden Bottle Trust, Terry and Maria Hughes, Lady Rose Monson, Sir Charles and Lady Nunneley, Sir David Scholey CBE and Lady Scholey, and two anonymous supporters, 2013
Primary Collection
NPG 6976


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  • William Larkin (circa 1580-1619), Painter. Artist associated with 3 portraits.

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Lady Anne Clifford commissioned numerous portraits, including two large triptychs, and works of family history. She kept a diary in which she records this portrait: ‘my Picture … which Larkin drew this summer at Knole’.