The Hon. Cecil Edward Agar-Robartes (1892-1939), as a child

Henry Weigall (London 1829 - Ramsgate 1925)
National Trust Inventory Number 884930

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1895
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 394 x 339 mm (15 1/2 x 13 1/3 in) (oval)
Place of origin
Collection Lanhydrock, Cornwall (Accredited Museum)
On show at Lanhydrock, Cornwall, South West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas (oval), The Hon. Cecil Agar-Robartes (1892 - 1939) as a Child by Henry Weigall (London 1829 - Ramsgate 1925), 1895. A framed oval head-and-shoulders portrait of the fifth child of the 6th Viscount Clifden, facing, in white dress.


given by the sitter's older brother, Gerald, 7th Viscount Clifden (1883- 1966), with the transfer of the house to the National Trust in 1953

Credit line

Lanhydrock, The Robartes Collection (The National Trust)

Marks and inscriptions

Recto: Frame label: Honble Cecil Agar-Robartes / WEIGALL
Verso: in ink on stretcher: Cecil Edward Agar Robartes, son of Thomas Charles 2nd / Baron Robartes / Painted by H. Weigall Esqre 1894 age 21 months

Makers and roles

Henry Weigall (London 1829 - Ramsgate 1925), artist

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Record Status


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