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Spencer Compton, Earl of Wilmington (1673-1743), Prime Minister; Speaker of the House of Commons

Sitter in 6 portraits
Politician; Speaker of the House of Commons, 1715-27, and an ineffective Prime Minister, 1742-43; the favourite of George II.

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3234

Spencer Compton, Earl of Wilmington

by Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
oil on canvas, circa 1708-1710
On display in Room 9 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3234

D4829

Spencer Compton, Earl of Wilmington

by and published by Peter Pelham, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, circa 1722-1727
NPG D4829

D4830

Spencer Compton, Earl of Wilmington

by Peter Pelham, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, circa 1722-1727
NPG D4830

D33113

Spencer Compton, Earl of Wilmington

by John Faber Jr, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, 1734 (circa 1708-1710)
NPG D33113

D37099

Spencer Compton, Earl of Wilmington

by John Faber Jr, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, 1734 (circa 1708-1710)
NPG D37099

D23280

Spencer Compton, Earl of Wilmington

attributed to Thomas Athow, after Unknown artist, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
watercolour, early 19th century
NPG D23280