George Romney(1734-1802), Portrait painter
Sitter in 5 portraits
Artist associated with 160 portraits
Romney was a prolific and successful artist who moved to London from Lancashire in 1762. Confident in painting portraits as well as history paintings, he was a rival of Sir Joshua Reynolds.
by George Romney
oil on canvas, 1784
On display at Royal Museums Greenwich, London, UK in the exhibition the Spectacular Life of Emma Hamilton