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John Jeffreys Pratt, 1st Marquess Camden (1759-1840), Politician; MP for Bath and Lord President of the Council

Sitter associated with 10 portraits
John Jeffreys Pratt was a Tory statesman. Unpopular as Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, his uncompromising opposition to Catholic emancipation helped lead to the Irish rebellion of 1798. He was Secretary for War from 1804 to 1806.

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L146

The Death of the Earl of Chatham

by John Singleton Copley
oil on canvas, 1779-1781
NPG L146

745

The House of Commons 1793-94

by Karl Anton Hickel
oil on canvas, 1793-1795
NPG 745

999

The Trial of Queen Caroline 1820

by Sir George Hayter
oil on canvas, 1820-1823
On display in Room 17 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 999

316a(9)

John Jeffreys Pratt, 1st Marquess Camden

by Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey
pencil, 1830
NPG 316a(9)

5241

John Jeffreys Pratt, 1st Marquess Camden

by Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey
marble bust, 1835
NPG 5241

D32556

John Jeffreys Pratt, 1st Marquess Camden

by William Ward, after John Hoppner
mezzotint, published 1807
NPG D32556

D13116

'Disciples catching the mantle: - the spirit of darkness overshadowing the priests of Baal'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 25 June 1808
NPG D13116

D12922

'An old English-gentleman pester'd by servants wanting places'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 16 May 1809
NPG D12922

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