Search the Collection

Pompeo Batoni (1708-1787)

Artist associated with 7 portraits
Pompeo Batoni was an Italian painter and draughtsman. He was the most celebrated painter in Rome of his day, and one of the most famous in Europe. For nearly half a century, he painted the portraits of international travellers on the grand tour to Rome. He was also a gifted history painter, and his religious and mythological paintings were highly sought after.

List Thumbnail

6180

Frederick North, 2nd Earl of Guilford

by Pompeo Batoni
oil on canvas, 1752-1756
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6180

4899

Augustus Henry Fitzroy, 3rd Duke of Grafton

by Pompeo Batoni
oil on canvas, feigned oval, 1762
NPG 4899

2001

Philip Metcalfe

by Pompeo Batoni
oil on canvas, circa 1766-1767
NPG 2001

D2496

Augustus Henry Fitzroy, 3rd Duke of Grafton

by James Watson, after Pompeo Batoni
mezzotint, (1762)
NPG D2496

D37843

Hugh Percy, 2nd Duke of Northumberland when Lord Warkworth

by John Finlayson, after Pompeo Batoni
mezzotint, published 1765
NPG D37843

D3744

Hugh Percy, 2nd Duke of Northumberland when Lord Warkworth

by John Finlayson, after Pompeo Batoni
mezzotint, published 1765
NPG D3744

D38800

Hugh Percy, 2nd Duke of Northumberland

by and published by Valentine Green, after Pompeo Batoni
mezzotint, published 1 January 1777
NPG D38800