File:Francis Bacon, Viscount St Alban from NPG (2).jpg

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anonymous: Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban  wikidata:Q28043353 
Artist anonymous: Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban
Author
Unknown
Object type painting
Description

Francis Bacon, Viscount St Alban, by unknown artist. See source website for additional information.

Portrait of Francis Bacon, Viscount St Alban, by John Vanderbank, 1731?, after a portrait by an unknown artist (circa 1618)

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Date circa 1731
date QS:P,+1731-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902
(artist died 1739) after an original of c. 1618
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Height: 76.5 cm (30.1 in); Width: 63.2 cm (24.8 in)
dimensions QS:P2048,+76.5U174728;P2049,+63.2U174728
Accession number
NPG 520
References described at URL: http://www.npg.org.uk/collections/search/portrait/mw00260/Francis-Bacon-1st-Viscount-St-Alban
Source/Photographer

National Portrait Gallery: NPG 520

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