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John Burgoyne (1722-1792), 'Gentleman Johnny'; soldier and dramatist

Sitter in 8 portraits
'Gentleman Johnny'; general, dramatist and man about town. A capable soldier, he failed in America for lack of support and surrendered at Saratoga, 1777. Author of The Heiress, 1786 and other plays.

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4158

John Burgoyne

after Allan Ramsay
oil on canvas, after 1758
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4158

D1146

John Burgoyne

by James Sayers, published by Charles Bretherton
etching, published 17 June 1782
NPG D1146

D9661

John Burgoyne

by James Sayers, published by Charles Bretherton
etching, published 17 June 1782
NPG D9661

D2371

Key to The Burial of General Fraser

published by John Jeffryes, after John Graham
line engraving, published 1 March 1794
NPG D2371

D1143

John Burgoyne

by John Chapman, after Unknown artist
stipple engraving, published 1 March 1801
NPG D1143

D1144

John Burgoyne

by T. Wallis, after William Marshall Craig
line engraving, published 1807
NPG D1144

D1145

John Burgoyne

by James Charles Armytage, after Henry Warren
line engraving, circa 1860
NPG D1145

D14290

John Burgoyne

by John Chapman, after Unknown artist
stipple engraving, published 1 March 1801
NPG D14290