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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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Warren Hastings

by Henry Bone, after Lemuel Francis Abbott
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, circa 1800 (1796)
NPG D17753


Warren Hastings

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


Warren Hastings

by Samuel Freeman, published by T. Cadell & W. Davies, after John James Masquerier
stipple engraving, published 9 November 1815 (1806)
NPG D35560


Warren Hastings

by Samuel Freeman, published by T. Cadell & W. Davies, after John James Masquerier
stipple engraving, published 9 November 1815 (1806)
NPG D35561


Warren Hastings

by and published by William Bromley, after Thomas Stothard
line engraving, published 29 June 1797
NPG D19552


Warren Hastings

by Sir Richard Rivington Holmes, after John Jones, after John Thomas Seton (Seaton)
pencil on tracing paper, 1887 (1784)
NPG D35207


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