Polychromy

The decoration of a surface in many colours, often including metallic treatments such as gilding.

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Joseph Collet, by Amoy Chinqua, 1716 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Joseph Collet
by Amoy Chinqua
1716
NPG 4005

Colley Cibber, possibly from the studio of Sir Henry Cheere, 1st Bt, circa 1740 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Colley Cibber
possibly from the studio of Sir Henry Cheere, 1st Bt
circa 1740
NPG 1045

King George III, by Francis Philibert Hardenberg, 1820 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

King George III
by Francis Philibert Hardenberg
1820
NPG 4383

Henryk Gotlib, by Henryk Gotlib, circa 1942 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Henryk Gotlib
by Henryk Gotlib
circa 1942
NPG 6642

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