Augustus Keppel, Viscount Keppel (1725-1786), Admiral
Sitter associated with 29 portraits
Admiral Keppel began his career at sea with Lord Anson, accompanying him on his voyage around the world in 1740. He became one of the leading commanders of his day and a prominent figure in the administration of the Navy. Keppel was a close friend of Joshua Reynolds who painted his portrait many times.
by John Boyne, published by Edward Hedges
etching, published 5 January 1784
by Unknown artist
mezzotint, early 19th century