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John James Masquerier

(1778-1855), Painter

Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Artist associated with 32 portraits
John Masquerier was an accomplished portraitist who enjoyed a wide practice among the intellectual and artistic communities at the turn of the nineteenth century. Born in London to Huguenot parents, Masquerier returned with his family to Paris in 1789. He enrolled at the Académie Royale under the supervision of the director François André Vincent. Having witnessed many of the bloody events of the French Revolution, Masquerier escaped back to London in 1792. He entered the Royal Academy Schools, exhibiting for the first time in 1794, after which his services as a portrait painter were much in demand. Masquerier returned to Paris in 1800, where he was granted access to make drawings of Napoleon from life.

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John Schanck, by John James Masquerier - NPG 1923

John Schanck

by John James Masquerier
oil on canvas, before 1799
NPG 1923

Rosoman Mountain (née Wilkinson), after John James Masquerier - NPG 760

Rosoman Mountain (née Wilkinson)

after John James Masquerier
watercolour and gouache on ivory, 1806 and 1812 (before 1804)
NPG 760

John Kirby, by Charles Turner, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D3437

John Kirby

by Charles Turner, after John James Masquerier
mezzotint, published 20 February 1796
NPG D3437

John Kirby, by Charles Turner, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D3438

John Kirby

by Charles Turner, after John James Masquerier
mezzotint, published 20 February 1796
NPG D3438

George Augustus Chichester, 2nd Marquess of Donegall, by and published by Charles Turner, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D35348

George Augustus Chichester, 2nd Marquess of Donegall

by and published by Charles Turner, after John James Masquerier
mezzotint, published 1 December 1800
NPG D35348

Samuel Jackson Pratt, by Charles Turner, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D3948

Samuel Jackson Pratt

by Charles Turner, after John James Masquerier
mezzotint, published 1802
NPG D3948

John Scott-Waring, by Charles Turner, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D4183

John Scott-Waring

by Charles Turner, after John James Masquerier
mezzotint, published 1802
NPG D4183

John de Blaquiere, 1st Baron de Blaquiere, by Charles Turner, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D1628

John de Blaquiere, 1st Baron de Blaquiere

by Charles Turner, after John James Masquerier
mezzotint, published 1803
NPG D1628

Rosoman Mountain (née Wilkinson), by Charles Turner, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D4041

Rosoman Mountain (née Wilkinson)

by Charles Turner, after John James Masquerier
mezzotint, published 1804
NPG D4041

Rosoman Mountain (née Wilkinson), by Charles Turner, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D4676

Rosoman Mountain (née Wilkinson)

by Charles Turner, after John James Masquerier
mezzotint, published 1804
NPG D4676

Emma (née Lyon), Lady Hamilton, by and published by William Say, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D35238

Emma (née Lyon), Lady Hamilton

by and published by William Say, after John James Masquerier
mezzotint, published 20 May 1806
NPG D35238

Emma (née Lyon), Lady Hamilton, by and published by William Say, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D35239

Emma (née Lyon), Lady Hamilton

by and published by William Say, after John James Masquerier
mezzotint, published 20 May 1806
NPG D35239

Warren Hastings, by Samuel Freeman, published by  T. Cadell & W. Davies, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D35560

Warren Hastings

by Samuel Freeman, published by T. Cadell & W. Davies, after John James Masquerier
stipple engraving, published 9 November 1815 (1806)
NPG D35560

Warren Hastings, by Samuel Freeman, published by  T. Cadell & W. Davies, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D35561

Warren Hastings

by Samuel Freeman, published by T. Cadell & W. Davies, after John James Masquerier
stipple engraving, published 9 November 1815 (1806)
NPG D35561

Elizabeth ('Eliza') (née O'Neil), Lady Wrixon-Becher when Miss O'Neill, by William Say, published by  Daniel Cox, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D35817

Elizabeth ('Eliza') (née O'Neil), Lady Wrixon-Becher when Miss O'Neill

by William Say, published by Daniel Cox, after John James Masquerier
mezzotint, published 8 February 1815
NPG D35817

Elizabeth ('Eliza') (née O'Neil), Lady Wrixon-Becher when Miss O'Neill, by William Say, published by  Daniel Cox, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D35818

Elizabeth ('Eliza') (née O'Neil), Lady Wrixon-Becher when Miss O'Neill

by William Say, published by Daniel Cox, after John James Masquerier
mezzotint, published 8 February 1815
NPG D35818

Elizabeth ('Eliza') (née O'Neil), Lady Wrixon-Becher when Miss O'Neill, by William Say, published by  Daniel Cox, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D35819

Elizabeth ('Eliza') (née O'Neil), Lady Wrixon-Becher when Miss O'Neill

by William Say, published by Daniel Cox, after John James Masquerier
mezzotint, published 8 February 1815
NPG D35819

Prince Augustus Frederick, Duke of Sussex, by Thomas Hodgetts, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D6908

Prince Augustus Frederick, Duke of Sussex

by Thomas Hodgetts, after John James Masquerier
mezzotint, published 1816
NPG D6908

John Forbes, by William Ward, after  John James Masquerier - NPG D1990

John Forbes

by William Ward, after John James Masquerier
mezzotint, published 1822 (1813)
NPG D1990

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