William Pether (circa 1738-1821), Mezzotint engraver and painter
Artist associated with 20 portraits
by William Pether, after Thomas Fryemezzotint, 1750s-1760sNPG D3577
by William Pethermezzotint, 1750s-1760sNPG D8411
King George III
by William Pether, published by Henry Parker, and published by Elizabeth Bakewell, and published by John Boydell, after Thomas Fryemezzotint, published 1 October 1762NPG D9891
by William Pether, published by Henry Parker, and published by John Boydell, after Thomas Fryemezzotint, published 1 October 1762NPG D11286
by William Pether, after Mason Chamberlinmezzotint, published 1767NPG D32854
John Ashton when a child
by William Pether, after Joseph Wrightmezzotint, published 1770NPG D7409
Louis XVIII, King of France
by William Pether, published by John Boydell, after Elisabeth-Louise Vigée-Le Brunmezzotint, published 9 November 1778NPG D19894
by William Pether, after Thomas Fryemezzotint, published 1781 (1761)NPG D11303
by William Pether, after Charles Grignionmezzotint, (1784-1786)NPG D1566
Mary Chelsum (née Ward)
by William Pether, after S. Elmermezzotint, 1789NPG D33057
by William Pether, after S. Elmermezzotint, (1789)NPG D1265
by William Pether, after S. Elmermezzotint, 1789NPG D1701
Sarah Bates (née Harrop)
by William Pethermezzotint, 1793NPG D662
'The Three Smiths; Brothers, and Painters'
by and published by William Pether, sold by William Pethermezzotint, published 1 July 1765NPG D41736
by and published by William Pether, sold by William Pethermezzotint, published 1 July 1765NPG D41737
by and published by William Pethermezzotint, published 1 July 1765NPG D41738
by William Pether, after Thomas Fryemezzotint, published 1781 (1761)NPG D13263
by William Pether, after Nathaniel Dancemezzotint, 1789NPG D38393
by William Pether, after Nathaniel Dancemezzotint, 1789NPG D38394
Charles James Fox
by William Pether, published by John Brydon, after Joseph Nollekensmezzotint, published January 1792NPG D37777
Can you tell us more about this person? Spotted an error, something missing, or do you know anything that we don't know? If you have any information to share please complete the form below
There are occasions when we are unsure of the identity of a sitter or artist, their life dates, occupation or have not recorded their family relationships. Sometimes we have not recorded the date of a portrait. Do you have specialist knowledge or a particular interest about any aspect of the portrait or sitter or artist that you can share with us? We would welcome any information that adds to and enhances our information and understanding about a particular portrait, sitter or artist.
How do you know this? Please could you let us know your source of information.
The National Portrait Gallery will NOT use your information to contact you or store for any other purpose than to investigate or display your contribution. By ticking permission to publish you are indicating your agreement for your contribution to be shown on this collection item page. Please note your email address will not be displayed on the page nor will it be used for any marketing material or promotion of any kind.
Please ensure your comments are relevant and appropriate. Your contributions must be polite and with no intention of causing trouble. All contributions are moderated.
If you tick permission to publish your name will appear above your contribution on our website.
Contributions are moderated. We'll need your email address so that we can follow up on the information provided and contact you to let you know when your contribution has been published.