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Room 14: miniature case
Britain becomes a World Power

37 portraits on display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery

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5388

Agostino Carlini

by Charles Maucourt
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, 1762
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5388

6306

Joseph Farington

by James Nixon
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, 1765
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6306

1702

John Wilkes

by Unknown artist
silver medal, 1768
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1702

4044

Sir William Chambers

by Jeremiah Meyer
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, after 1770
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4044

4070

Thomas Gage

by Jeremiah Meyer
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, circa 1770-1780
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4070

5758

William Beckford

by John Kirk
bronze medal, 1770
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5758

854

Edmund Burke

after James Barry
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, 1774
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 854

5008

James Bruce

by John Smart
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, 1776
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5008

3963

Robert Prescott

by John Bogle
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, 1776
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3963

722

Benjamin Franklin

by Jean Baptiste Nini
cast terracotta medallion, 1777
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 722

6070

Thomas Gilbert

by Unknown artist
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, 1780s
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6070

5561

William Harcourt, 3rd Earl Harcourt

attributed to Richard Collins
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, circa 1780
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5561

4603

Lord George Gordon

by James Tassie
glass intaglio, 1781
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4603

5162

George Cumberland

by Unknown artist
enamel on copper, circa 1784
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5162

6289

John Bacon the Elder

by William Bate, after Mason Chamberlin
enamel on copper, (1785)
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6289

5236

Anne Seymour Damer (née Conway)

by Richard Cosway
watercolour on ivory, 1785
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5236

6167

John Palmer

by Unknown artist
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, circa 1785-1790
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6167

6284

John Carnac

by Ozias Humphry
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, 1786
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6284

6292

Charles James Fox

by Thomas Day
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, 1787
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6292

6286

Warren Hastings

by Richard Cosway
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, 1787
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6286