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Portrait of John, later 6th Earl of Exeter, with his Brother, the Hon.William Cecil and his Sister, Lady Ann Cecil, by Charles d’Agar (1669-1723).

Oil on canvas, with extensions. 120.7cm by 185.4cm.

Three of the children of John, 5th Earl of Exeter, with incorrect identifying inscriptions, which were added later. The format is similar to that adopted by the artist’s father, Jacob d’Agar, when he painted Lord Burghley (later 5th Earl), with two of his siblings, as children, see PIC389.

 

REFERENCE: PIC388

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