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Warren Hastings (1732-1818), Governor-General of India

Sitter associated with 46 portraits
Hastings was the first Governor-General of India (1772 -85). He transformed the East India Company from a trading organisation into a great military and naval power. He established full-scale British civil administration in India, but his methods led to a trial for corruption at which he was acquitted in 1795.

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4445

Warren Hastings

by Sir Joshua Reynolds
oil on canvas, 1766-1768
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
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81

Warren Hastings

by Tilly Kettle
oil on canvas, circa 1772
NPG 81

3823

Warren Hastings

by Sir Thomas Lawrence
pastel on vellum, 1786
NPG 3823

6286

Warren Hastings

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

209

Warren Hastings

by Thomas Banks
bronze bust, 1794 (1790)
On display on Floor 2: Turning Heads at Beningbrough Hall
NPG 209

1845

Warren Hastings

by Lemuel Francis Abbott
oil on canvas, 1796
NPG 1845

5065

Warren Hastings

by Peter Rouw
pink wax medallion, 1806
NPG 5065

390

Warren Hastings

by Sir Thomas Lawrence
oil on canvas, 1811
NPG 390

D15004

'Thunder, lightning and smoke'

published by William Moore, and published by W. Dickie
hand-coloured etching, published 22 April 1783
NPG D15004

D35206

Warren Hastings

after Johann Joseph Zoffany
line engraving, (1784)
NPG D35206

D35564

Warren Hastings

by John Jones, after John Thomas Seton (Seaton)
mezzotint, published 6 April 1785 (1784)
NPG D35564

D2966

Warren Hastings

by John Jones, after John Thomas Seton (Seaton)
mezzotint, published 1785 (1784)
NPG D2966

D1360

'The political-banditti assailing the saviour of India'

by James Gillray, published by William Holland
hand-coloured etching, published 11 May 1786
NPG D1360

D9569

'The impeachment' (Warren Hastings; Edmund Burke)

by James Sayers, published by Thomas Cornell
etching and aquatint, published 17 March 1786
NPG D9569

D12244

'A puerile attack upon an old servant'

by James Sayers, published by Thomas Cornell
etching and aquatint, published 17 March 1787
NPG D12244

D12364

'The friendly agent' (Sophia Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz; King George III; Warren Hastings; John Scott-Waring)

by James Gillray, published by Samuel William Fores
hand-coloured etching, published 9 June 1787
NPG D12364

D12374

'Blood on thunder fording the Red Sea' (Edward Thurlow, Baron Thurlow; Warren Hastings)

by James Gillray, published by Samuel William Fores
hand-coloured etching, published 1 March 1788
NPG D12374

D12376

'The Westminster hunt'

by James Gillray, published by Samuel William Fores
hand-coloured etching, published 27 April 1788
NPG D12376

D12377

'Market day'

by James Gillray, published by Samuel William Fores
hand-coloured etching, published 2 May 1788
NPG D12377

D12378

'The bow to the throne, - alias - the begging bow'

by James Gillray, published by Samuel William Fores
hand-coloured etching, published 6 May 1788
NPG D12378

D12380

'Camera-obscura'

by James Gillray, published by Samuel William Fores
hand-coloured etching and aquatint, published 9 March 1788
NPG D12380

D12381

'State-jugglers'

by James Gillray, published by Samuel William Fores
hand-coloured etching, published 16 May 1788
NPG D12381

D12383

'-Coaches'

by James Gillray, published by Samuel William Fores
hand-coloured etching, published 20 May 1788
NPG D12383

D12393

'A dish of mutton-chop's' (William Pitt; Warren Hastings; King George III; Edward Thurlow, Baron Thurlow)

by James Gillray, published by Samuel William Fores
hand-coloured etching, published 28 March 1788
NPG D12393

D12943

'Impeachment ticket. For the trial of W-rr-n H-st-ngs Esqr'

by James Gillray
hand-coloured etching, circa February 1788
NPG D12943

D13065

'The installation-supper, as given at the Pantheon, by the Knights of the Bath on the 26th of May, 1788

by James Gillray, published by Samuel William Fores
hand-coloured etching, published 4 June 1788
NPG D13065

D10671

A View of the Tryal of Warren Hastings Esqr. before the Court of Peers

by Robert Pollard, by Francis Jukes, after Edward Dayes
etching and aquatint, published 1789
NPG D10671

D35565

Warren Hastings

by and published by Henry Hudson, after Arthur William Devis
mezzotint, published July 1794 (1784-1785)
NPG D35565

D35566

Warren Hastings

by Henry Dixon & Son, after George Romney
photogravure, before 1903 (circa 1795)
NPG D35566

D12249

'The last scene of the managers farce'

by James Sayers, published by Hannah Humphrey
etching, published 8 May 1795
NPG D12249

D13799

Warren Hastings

by George Townley Stubbs, after George Stubbs
stipple engraving, published 1795 (1791)
NPG D13799

D14838

Warren Hastings

by and published by George Townley Stubbs, after George Stubbs
hand-coloured stipple engraving, published 30 April 1795 (1791)
NPG D14838

D35567

Warren Hastings

by William Bromley
line engraving, published 29 June 1797
NPG D35567

D35568

Warren Hastings

by William Bromley
line engraving, published 29 June 1797
NPG D35568

D15005

Warren Hastings

by and published by William Bromley, after Thomas Stothard
line engraving, published 29 June 1797
NPG D15005

D35562

Warren Hastings

by Thomas Gaugain, published by John Brydon, after Simon de Koster, after Thomas Banks
stipple engraving, published February 1798 (1790)
NPG D35562

D35563

Warren Hastings

by Thomas Gaugain, published by John Brydon, after Simon de Koster, after Thomas Banks
stipple engraving, published February 1798 (1790)
NPG D35563

D20354

Warren Hastings

by William Nutter, published by Robert Cribb, after Robert Fulton
stipple engraving, published 15 May 1801
NPG D20354