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Lord David Cecil

(1902-1986), Scholar, teacher and writer

Sitter in 74 portraits
Scholar and biographer; A Fellow and Lecturer in Modern History at Wadham College in the 1920s, Cecil left academic life in 1930 to devote himself to writing biography and criticism. He returned and was Professor of English Literature at New College, Oxford University (1948-69); His works include a study of William Cowper, The Stricken Deer (1929), Jane Austen (1935) and two volumes on Lord Melbourne (1939, 1954).

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Lord David Cecil, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1150

Lord David Cecil

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 23 March 1977
NPG P1150

Lord David Cecil, by Emma Sergeant - NPG 5503

Lord David Cecil

by Emma Sergeant
oil on panel, 1982
NPG 5503

Lord David Cecil, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141279

Lord David Cecil

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1922
NPG Ax141279

Lord David Cecil, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141282

Lord David Cecil

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1922
NPG Ax141282

'Parasols', by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141281

'Parasols'

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1922
NPG Ax141281

Henry Major Tomlinson; Lord David Cecil, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141301

Henry Major Tomlinson; Lord David Cecil

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1922
NPG Ax141301

Sir Desmond MacCarthy; Lord David Cecil, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141338

Sir Desmond MacCarthy; Lord David Cecil

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1922
NPG Ax141338

Siegfried Sassoon; Lord David Cecil, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141375

Siegfried Sassoon; Lord David Cecil

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1922
NPG Ax141375

Siegfried Sassoon; Lord David Cecil; Jean de Menasce, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141377

Siegfried Sassoon; Lord David Cecil; Jean de Menasce

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1922
NPG Ax141377

Virginia Woolf; Lord David Cecil, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141310

Virginia Woolf; Lord David Cecil

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, June 1923
NPG Ax141310

Lord David Cecil, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141397

Lord David Cecil

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1923
NPG Ax141397

'Sunday Afternoon', by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141427

'Sunday Afternoon'

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1923
NPG Ax141427

'Sunday Afternoon', by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141428

'Sunday Afternoon'

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1923
NPG Ax141428

'Sunday Afternoon' (Lord David Cecil; T.S. Eliot), by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141430

'Sunday Afternoon' (Lord David Cecil; T.S. Eliot)

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1923
NPG Ax141430

Garsington visitors, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141462

Garsington visitors

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, June 1923
NPG Ax141462

Lord David Cecil; L.P. Hartley, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141551

Lord David Cecil; L.P. Hartley

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1924
NPG Ax141551

Bob Gathorne-Hardy; Lord David Cecil; L.P. Hartley, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141554

Bob Gathorne-Hardy; Lord David Cecil; L.P. Hartley

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1924
NPG Ax141554

'Watching tennis', by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141573

'Watching tennis'

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1924
NPG Ax141573

Lord David Cecil; Lytton Strachey, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141604

Lord David Cecil; Lytton Strachey

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1924
NPG Ax141604

'The Wharf', by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax142198

'The Wharf'

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1925
NPG Ax142198

'The Wharf', by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax142199

'The Wharf'

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1925
NPG Ax142199

'The Wharf', by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax142201

'The Wharf'

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1925
NPG Ax142201

Philip Morrell with friends at Garsington, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax142414

Philip Morrell with friends at Garsington

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1926
NPG Ax142414

Friends at Garsington Manor, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax142783

Friends at Garsington Manor

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, January 1927
NPG Ax142783

Lord David Cecil, by Cecil Beaton - NPG x40047

Lord David Cecil

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print, 1930
NPG x40047

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x1776

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
bromide print, 1939
NPG x1776

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x1777

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
bromide print, 1939
NPG x1777

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x1778

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
bromide print, 1939
NPG x1778

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x1779

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
bromide print, 1939
NPG x1779

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x1780

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
bromide print, 1939
NPG x1780

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x1781

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
bromide print, 1939
NPG x1781

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x1782

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
bromide print, 1939
NPG x1782

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x1783

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
bromide print, 1939
NPG x1783

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x10657

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
bromide print, 1939
NPG x10657

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x10614

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
NPG x10614

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x10615

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
NPG x10615

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x10616

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
NPG x10616

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x10617

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
NPG x10617

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x10618

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
NPG x10618

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x10619

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
NPG x10619

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x10620

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
NPG x10620

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x10621

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
NPG x10621

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x10622

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
NPG x10622

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x10623

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
NPG x10623

Lord David Cecil, by Howard Coster - NPG x10624

Lord David Cecil

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
NPG x10624

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