Robert Cecil Earl of Salisbury.
Thomas Cecil, 1st Earl of Exeter, statesman, spymaster and minister to Queen Elizabeth I and King James I. He played the major role in arranging James I to become king in 1603. Portrait within an oval frame, below with an anchor and a scale over a drape.
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Size: 230 x 360 mm. Copper engraving. Uncoloured. Very good condition.