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Lady Charlotte Finch (née Fermor) (1725-1813), Governess to children of George III

Sitter in 5 portraits
Lady Charlotte Finch was appointed governess to George III's children after the birth of George, Prince of Wales, in 1762. She held the post for thirty years and was admired as a gentle woman of strict religious views. In 1744, her mother Lady Pomfret recorded going with Charlotte 'to set for her portrait'.

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D1949

Lady Charlotte Finch (née Fermor)

by and sold by John Faber Jr, after John Robinson
mezzotint, mid 1740s-mid 1750s
NPG D1949

D1950

Lady Charlotte Finch (née Fermor)

by and sold by John Faber Jr, after John Robinson
mezzotint, mid 1740s-mid 1750s
NPG D1950

D14798

Lady Charlotte Finch (née Fermor)

by Thomas Major, after John Robinson
line engraving, published 28 July 1755
NPG D14798

D15027

Lady Charlotte Finch (née Fermor)

by K. Mackenzie, published by Vernor, Hood & Sharpe, after William Marshall Craig
stipple engraving, published 1 November 1807
NPG D15027

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