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George Anson, 1st Baron Anson

(1697-1762), Admiral

Sitter associated with 10 portraits
Admiral and naval reformer. He sailed around the world, 1740-4, attacking the Spanish in the Pacific, burning Payta in Peru, and capturing the Manila galleon with a treasure of half a million pounds. First Lord of the Admiralty 1751-6, 1757-62.

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George Anson, 1st Baron Anson, after Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG 518

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson

after Sir Joshua Reynolds
oil on canvas, (1755)
NPG 518

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson, by Charles Grignion, published by and after  Arthur Pond - NPG D1358

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson

by Charles Grignion, published by and after Arthur Pond
line engraving, published 1744
NPG D1358

George II and his officials, by Thomas Jefferys - NPG D17871

George II and his officials

by Thomas Jefferys
line and stipple engraving, circa 1746-1760
NPG D17871

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson, by Jacobus Houbraken, after  J. Wandelaar - NPG D7071

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson

by Jacobus Houbraken, after J. Wandelaar
line engraving, (1751)
NPG D7071

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson, by Jacobus Houbraken, after  J. Wandelaar - NPG D7072

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson

by Jacobus Houbraken, after J. Wandelaar
line engraving, (1751)
NPG D7072

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson, by and sold by James Macardell, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG D357

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson

by and sold by James Macardell, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1755
NPG D357

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson, by P. Rothwell, published by  Harrison & Co, after  Jacobus Houbraken - NPG D38589

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson

by P. Rothwell, published by Harrison & Co, after Jacobus Houbraken
engraving, published 1795
NPG D38589

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson, by and published by Charles Bestland, after  Thomas Pingo Jr - NPG D7067

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson

by and published by Charles Bestland, after Thomas Pingo Jr
stipple engraving, published 1 June 1803 (circa 1768)
NPG D7067

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson, by James Macardell, published by  Richard Holmes Laurie, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG D738

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson

by James Macardell, published by Richard Holmes Laurie, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1821
NPG D738

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George Anson, 1st Baron Anson

by Jacobus Houbraken, published by P. Fouquet the Younger, after J. Wandelaar
line engraving, (1751)
NPG D19229

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