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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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'The bow to the throne, - alias - the begging bow', by James Gillray, published by  Samuel William Fores - NPG 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

'Camera-obscura', by James Gillray, published by  Samuel William Fores - NPG D12380

'Camera-obscura'

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

'State-jugglers', by James Gillray, published by  Samuel William Fores - NPG D12381

'State-jugglers'

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

'-Coaches', by James Gillray, published by  Samuel William Fores - NPG D12383

'-Coaches'

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

'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 - NPG 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

'Impeachment ticket. For the trial of W-rr-n H-st-ngs Esqr', by James Gillray - NPG 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

'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 - NPG 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

A View of the Tryal of Warren Hastings Esqr. before the Court of Peers, by Robert Pollard, by  Francis Jukes, after  Edward Dayes - NPG 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

Warren Hastings, by and published by Henry Hudson, after  Arthur William Devis - NPG D35565

Warren Hastings

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

Warren Hastings, by Henry Dixon & Son, after  George Romney - NPG D35566

Warren Hastings

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

'The last scene of the managers farce', by James Sayers, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D12249

'The last scene of the managers farce'

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

Warren Hastings, by George Townley Stubbs, after  George Stubbs - NPG D13799

Warren Hastings

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

Warren Hastings, by and published by George Townley Stubbs, after  George Stubbs - NPG D14838

Warren Hastings

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

Warren Hastings, by William Bromley - NPG D35567

Warren Hastings

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

Warren Hastings, by William Bromley - NPG D35568

Warren Hastings

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

Warren Hastings, by and published by William Bromley, after  Thomas Stothard - NPG D15005

Warren Hastings

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

Warren Hastings, by Thomas Gaugain, published by  John Brydon, after  Simon de Koster, after  Thomas Banks - NPG 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

Warren Hastings, by Thomas Gaugain, published by  John Brydon, after  Simon de Koster, after  Thomas Banks - NPG 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

Warren Hastings, by Henry Bone, after  Lemuel Francis Abbott - NPG D17579

Warren Hastings

by Henry Bone, after Lemuel Francis Abbott
pencil and ink drawing squared in ink for transfer, 1800 (1796)
NPG D17579

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