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Johan 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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Johan Joseph Zoffany, by Johan Joseph Zoffany - NPG 399

Johan Joseph Zoffany

by Johan Joseph Zoffany
oil on canvas, 1761
NPG 399

Benjamin Stillingfleet, by Johan Joseph Zoffany - NPG 6477

Benjamin Stillingfleet

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

David Garrick, studio of Johan Joseph Zoffany - NPG 1167

David Garrick

studio of Johan 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 Johan Joseph Zoffany - NPG 182

John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich

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

Sir Elijah Impey, by Johan Joseph Zoffany - NPG 335

Sir Elijah Impey

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

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

The Academicians of the Royal Academy

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

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

Key to 'The Academicians of the Royal Academy'

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

The Sharp Family, by Johan Joseph Zoffany - NPG L169

The Sharp Family

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

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

Mary Wilkes; John Wilkes

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

Johan Joseph Zoffany, by Johan Joseph Zoffany - NPG 2536

Johan Joseph Zoffany

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

Mr Foote in the Character of Major Sturgeon in the Mayor of Garrat (Mr Hayes; Samuel Foote), by John Gottfried Haid, published by  John Boydell, after  Johan Joseph Zoffany - NPG D37711

Mr Foote in the Character of Major Sturgeon in the Mayor of Garrat (Mr Hayes; Samuel Foote)

by John Gottfried Haid, published by John Boydell, after Johan Joseph Zoffany
mezzotint, published 1765
NPG D37711

Mr Foote in the Character of Major Sturgeon in the Mayor of Garrat (Mr Hayes; Samuel Foote), by John Gottfried Haid, published by  John Boydell, after  Johan Joseph Zoffany - NPG D37712

Mr Foote in the Character of Major Sturgeon in the Mayor of Garrat (Mr Hayes; Samuel Foote)

by John Gottfried Haid, published by John Boydell, after Johan Joseph Zoffany
mezzotint, published 14 August 1765
NPG D37712

Mr Foote in the Character of Major Sturgeon in the Mayor of Garrat (Mr Hayes; Samuel Foote), by John Gottfried Haid, published by  John Boydell, after  Johan Joseph Zoffany - NPG D37713

Mr Foote in the Character of Major Sturgeon in the Mayor of Garrat (Mr Hayes; Samuel Foote)

by John Gottfried Haid, published by John Boydell, after Johan Joseph Zoffany
mezzotint, published 14 August 1765
NPG D37713

Mr Foote in the Character of Major Sturgeon in the Mayor of Garrat (Mr Hayes; Samuel Foote), by John Gottfried Haid, published by  John Boydell, after  Johan Joseph Zoffany - NPG D37714

Mr Foote in the Character of Major Sturgeon in the Mayor of Garrat (Mr Hayes; Samuel Foote)

by John Gottfried Haid, published by John Boydell, after Johan Joseph Zoffany
mezzotint, published 14 August 1765
NPG D37714

James Thornton, by Richard Houston, published by  Robert Sayer, after  Johan Joseph Zoffany - NPG D40313

James Thornton

by Richard Houston, published by Robert Sayer, after Johan Joseph Zoffany
mezzotint, published 1 July 1770
NPG D40313

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

James Thornton

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

King George III, after Johan Joseph Zoffany - NPG D8000

King George III

after Johan Joseph Zoffany
mezzotint, (1771)
NPG D8000

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

Sophia Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz

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

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

Catherine Wodhull

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

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

Sophia Baddeley (née Snow)

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

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