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Johann Joseph Zoffany

(1733-1810), Painter of portraits and conversation pieces

Sitter associated with 11 portraits
Artist associated with 46 portraits
One of the most celebrated painters of the eighteenth century, the German-born Zoffany came to London in 1760. He achieved success with his theatrical portraits and conversation pieces and was a founder member of the Royal Academy. Working in India during the 1780s, his portraits record the social and domestic life of the British in India.

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Johann Joseph Zoffany, by Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG 399

Johann Joseph Zoffany

by Johann Joseph Zoffany
oil on canvas, 1761
On display in Room 12 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 399

Benjamin Stillingfleet, by Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG 6477

Benjamin Stillingfleet

by Johann Joseph Zoffany
oil on canvas, circa 1761
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6477

David Garrick, studio of Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG 1167

David Garrick

studio of Johann Joseph Zoffany
oil on canvas, feigned oval, (1763)
On display on Floor 1: Saloon at Beningbrough Hall
NPG 1167

John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich, after Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG 182

John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich

after Johann Joseph Zoffany
oil on canvas, feigned oval, (circa 1764)
NPG 182

Sir Elijah Impey, by Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG 335

Sir Elijah Impey

by Johann Joseph Zoffany
oil on canvas, circa 1771-1772
NPG 335

The Academicians of the Royal Academy, by John Sanders, after  Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG 1437

The Academicians of the Royal Academy

by John Sanders, after Johann Joseph Zoffany
watercolour and ink, (1772)
NPG 1437

Key to 'The Academicians of the Royal Academy', by John Sanders, after  Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG 1437a

Key to 'The Academicians of the Royal Academy'

by John Sanders, after Johann Joseph Zoffany
pencil, circa 1773
NPG 1437a

The Sharp Family, by Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG L169

The Sharp Family

by Johann Joseph Zoffany
oil on canvas, 1779-1781
On display in Room 12 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG L169

Mary Wilkes; John Wilkes, by Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG 6133

Mary Wilkes; John Wilkes

by Johann Joseph Zoffany
oil on canvas, exhibited 1782
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6133

Johann Joseph Zoffany, by Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG 2536

Johann Joseph Zoffany

by Johann Joseph Zoffany
pencil and black crayon, circa 1795
NPG 2536

James Thornton, by Richard Houston, after  Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG D4380

James Thornton

by Richard Houston, after Johann Joseph Zoffany
mezzotint, published 1770
NPG D4380

King George III, after Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG D8000

King George III

after Johann Joseph Zoffany
mezzotint, (1771)
NPG D8000

Sophia Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, by Richard Houston, after  Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG D33079

Sophia Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz

by Richard Houston, after Johann Joseph Zoffany
mezzotint, 1772
NPG D33079

Catherine Wodhull, by Richard Houston, published by  Robert Sayer, after  Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG D36311

Catherine Wodhull

by Richard Houston, published by Robert Sayer, after Johann Joseph Zoffany
mezzotint, published 28 May 1772
NPG D36311

Sophia Baddeley (née Snow), by Robert Laurie, after  Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG D578

Sophia Baddeley (née Snow)

by Robert Laurie, after Johann Joseph Zoffany
mezzotint, published 1772
NPG D578

Sophia Baddeley (née Snow), by Robert Laurie, after  Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG D7460

Sophia Baddeley (née Snow)

by Robert Laurie, after Johann Joseph Zoffany
mezzotint, 1772
NPG D7460

Mary Ann Yates, by Richard Houston, published by  Robert Sayer, after  Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG D14249

Mary Ann Yates

by Richard Houston, published by Robert Sayer, after Johann Joseph Zoffany
mezzotint, published 10 June 1772
NPG D14249

The Academicians of the Royal Academy, by Richard Earlom, after  Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG D21304

The Academicians of the Royal Academy

by Richard Earlom, after Johann Joseph Zoffany
mezzotint, published 1773
NPG D21304

King George III, by Robert Lawrie (Lowry), published by  Robert Sayer, after  Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG D33142

King George III

by Robert Lawrie (Lowry), published by Robert Sayer, after Johann Joseph Zoffany
mezzotint, published 1773
NPG D33142

King George III, by Robert Lawrie (Lowry), published by  Robert Sayer, after  Johann Joseph Zoffany - NPG D33143

King George III

by Robert Lawrie (Lowry), published by Robert Sayer, after Johann Joseph Zoffany
mezzotint, published 1773
NPG D33143

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