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William Mason (1725-1797), Poet and divine; friend and biographer of Thomas Gray

Sitter associated with 10 portraits
Artist associated with 9 portraits
Poet. Biographer of Thomas Gray and author of 'The English Garden', 1777-81, a poem on landscape gardening and the picturesque.

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425

Thomas Gray

by James Basire, after William Mason
pencil, (circa 1771)
NPG 425

D5161

Thomas Gray

after William Mason
etching, (1760?)
NPG D5161

D5162

Thomas Gray

after William Mason
etching, (1760?)
NPG D5162

D5163

Thomas Gray

by William Henshaw, after William Mason
etching, (1760?)
NPG D5163

D5164

Thomas Gray

by William Henshaw, after William Mason
etching, (1760?)
NPG D5164

D8952

Thomas Gray

after William Mason
etching, (1760?)
NPG D8952

D14054

Thomas Gray

by James Basire, after William Mason, and after Benjamin Wilson
line engraving, published 1 March 1775 (circa 1771)
NPG D14054

D2801

Thomas Gray

by William Doughty, after William Mason
etching, published 1778
NPG D2801

D2802

Thomas Gray

by William Doughty, after William Mason
etching, published 1778
NPG D2802

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