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Room 13: miniature case
Science and Industry in the 18th Century

17 portraits on display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery

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1920

Brook Taylor

probably by Louis Goupy
watercolour and bodycolour on vellum laid down on card, 1720
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1920

6235

Edmond Halley

by Jacques Antoine Dassier
bronze medal, 1744
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6235

6283

Unknown man, formerly known as Peter Collinson

by Nathaniel Hone
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, 1765
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6283

6012

William Hunter

by Edward Burch
bronze medal, 1774
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6012

4587

Josiah Spode II

by Unknown artist
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, circa 1780-1790
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4587

1948

Josiah Wedgwood

after William Hackwood
cast from original Wedgwood mould, white jasper on black dip, medallion, 1922 (1782)
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1948

5069

Richard Lovell Edgeworth

by Horace Hone
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, 1785
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5069

4599

John Harrison

by James Tassie
glass paste medallion, 1787
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4599

3238

Joseph Black

by James Tassie
glass paste medallion, 1788
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3238

4586

Josiah Spode I

by Unknown artist
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, circa 1790-1795
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4586

1949

Thomas Bentley

after Joachim Smith
modern cast from original Wedgwood mould, white jasper on black dip, (circa 1773)
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1949

4408

Humphry Sibthorp

by Unknown artist
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, circa 1794
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4408

4409

John Sibthorp

by Unknown artist
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, circa 1794
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4409

769

Sir John Barrow, 1st Bt

by Unknown artist
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, circa 1795
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 769

183

James Watt

by Peter Rouw
wax medallion, 1802
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 183

155

Samuel Horsley

by Walter Stephens Lethbridge
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, circa 1803
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 155

5783

Charles Hutton

by Benjamin Wyon
bronze medal, 1821
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5783