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John Hamilton Mortimer (1740-1779), History painter

Sitter in 6 portraits
Artist associated with 11 portraits
The history painter, portraitist and illustrator John Hamilton Mortimer was well-known for his conversation pieces and his romantic subjects set in the wild Italian countryside. He became President of the Society of Artists in 1774 but died young a few years later.

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John Hamilton Mortimer with a student

after John Hamilton Mortimer
oil on canvas, circa 1765
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John Hamilton Mortimer

by and published by Robert Blyth, after John Hamilton Mortimer
etching, published 19 September 1782
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John Hamilton Mortimer

by Valentine Green, published by Ireland, after John Hamilton Mortimer
mezzotint, published 18 August 1779
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John Hamilton Mortimer

by Valentine Green, after John Hamilton Mortimer
mezzotint, published 1779
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John Hamilton Mortimer

by and published by Robert Blyth, after John Hamilton Mortimer
etching, published 19 September 1782
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John Hamilton Mortimer

by Robert Blyth, after John Hamilton Mortimer
etching, published 1782
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