George Romney(1734-1802), Portrait painter
Sitter in 5 portraits
Artist associated with 159 portraits
Romney was a prolific and successful artist who moved to London from Lancashire in 1762. Confident in painting portraits as well as history paintings, he was a rival of Sir Joshua Reynolds.
by George Romney
oil on canvas, 1784
On display at Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA in the exhibition Unfinished