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George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington

(1663-1733), Admiral

Sitter associated with 7 portraits

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George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington, by Jeremiah Davison - NPG 14

George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington

by Jeremiah Davison
oil on canvas, circa 1730
NPG 14

George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington, by John Faber Sr, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D4374

George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington

by John Faber Sr, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, published 1725 or after
NPG D4374

George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington, by John Faber Sr, published by  Thomas Bakewell, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D4375

George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington

by John Faber Sr, published by Thomas Bakewell, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, published 1725 or after
NPG D4375

George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D27529

George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington

after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
line engraving, mid 18th century
NPG D27529

George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington, by Jacobus Houbraken, published by  John & Paul Knapton, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D27531

George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington

by Jacobus Houbraken, published by John & Paul Knapton, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
line engraving, published 1747
NPG D27531

George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington, by Jacobus Houbraken, published by  John & Paul Knapton, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D39650

George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington

by Jacobus Houbraken, published by John & Paul Knapton, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
line engraving and etching, published 1747
NPG D39650

George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington, by Johann Sebastian Müller, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D27530

George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington

by Johann Sebastian Müller, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
line engraving, 1757
NPG D27530

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