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John Hoppner (1758-1810), Painter

Sitter in 13 portraits
Artist associated with 213 portraits
Portrait painter. His early success made him appear the natural successor to Sir Joshua Reynolds until the arrival in London in 1787 of Thomas Lawrence. While Hoppner was made portrait painter to the Prince of Wales in 1789, ensuring him extensive patronage in Whig political circles, it was Lawrence who became painter to the King.

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L174

Dorothy Jordan

by John Hoppner
oil on canvas, exhibited 1791
On display in Room 17 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG L174

6296

Francis Russell, 5th Duke of Bedford

by William Grimaldi, after John Hoppner
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, (1796-1797)
NPG 6296

1538

Sir Ralph Abercromby

after John Hoppner
oil on canvas, (circa 1798)
NPG 1538

1839

Adam Duncan, 1st Viscount Duncan

by John Hoppner
oil on canvas, circa 1798
NPG 1839

1017

William Gifford

replica by John Hoppner
oil on canvas, circa 1800
NPG 1017

318

William Wyndham Grenville, 1st Baron Grenville

by John Hoppner
oil on canvas, circa 1800
On display in Room 20 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 318

5950

John Hoppner

by John Hoppner
oil on canvas, circa 1800
NPG 5950

1416

Charles Abbot, 1st Baron Colchester

by John Hoppner
oil on canvas, circa 1802
NPG 1416

3157

Sir George Howland Beaumont, 7th Bt

by John Wright, after John Hoppner
watercolour, engraved 1812 (1803)
NPG 3157

697

William Pitt

studio of John Hoppner
oil on canvas, circa 1805 or later
NPG 697

L249

William Pitt

by John Hoppner
oil on canvas, 1805
On display in Room 20 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG L249

D35756

Unknown man, formerly known as George Hibbert

by John Murphy, after John Hoppner
mezzotint, late 18th-early 19th century
NPG D35756

D35758

Elizabeth Margaret Hibbert (née Fonnereau)

by James Ward, after John Hoppner
mezzotint, 1784-1859
NPG D35758

D35759

Elizabeth Margaret Hibbert (née Fonnereau)

by James Ward, after John Hoppner
mezzotint, 1784-1859
NPG D35759

D10840

Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester

by Caroline Watson, after John Hoppner
stipple engraving, published 1785
NPG D10840

D35757

George Hibbert

by James Ward, after John Hoppner
mezzotint, 1785-1859
NPG D35757

D8579

Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester

by Caroline Watson, after John Hoppner
stipple engraving, published 1785
NPG D8579

D14947

Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester

by and published by Caroline Watson, after John Hoppner
hand-coloured stipple engraving, published 1 March 1785
NPG D14947

D14891

Princess Sophia

by and published by Caroline Watson, after John Hoppner
stipple engraving, published 12 April 1786
NPG D14891

D36742

Dorothy Jordan in the Character of the Comic Muse

by and published by Thomas Park, after John Hoppner
mezzotint, published 1 August 1787 (1786)
NPG D36742