Artist associated with 1 portrait
William Anne Keppel, 2nd Earl of Albemarle
by and sold by John Faber Jr, after J. Fourniermezzotint, 1751 (1749)NPG D7195
Can you tell us more about this person? Spotted an error, information that is missing (a sitter’s life dates, occupation or family relationships, or a date of portrait for example) or do you know anything that we don't know? If you have information to share please complete the form below.
If you require information from us, please use our Archive enquiry service. If you wish to license an image, please use our Rights and Images service.
Please note that we cannot provide valuations.
We digitise over 8,000 portraits a year and we cannot guarantee being able to digitise images that are not already scheduled.
Andrew Cormack FSA, FRHistS
01 August 2016, 14:16
W.A. Keppel 2nd Earl of Albemarle, diplomat and soldier - there are various entries for him in the Journal of the Society for Army Historical Research, which I know you have in your library. Not to be confused with his son - or trait by Reynolds - who commanded at the Siege of Havanna, Cuba in 1761.
J. Fournier - regrettably I can tell you nothing about him except that he also painted a portrait of Field Marshal the Earl of Ligonier which was engraved by P. Tagré in 1747 - mounted on a horse, from the left side wearing his Order of the Bath and with his baton of command resting on his right thigh.
There are occasions when we are unsure of the identity of a sitter or artist, their life dates, occupation or have not recorded their family relationships. Sometimes we have not recorded the date of a portrait. Do you have specialist knowledge or a particular interest about any aspect of the portrait or sitter or artist that you can share with us? We would welcome any information that adds to and enhances our information and understanding about a particular portrait, sitter or artist.
How do you know this? Please could you let us know your source of information.
The National Portrait Gallery will NOT use your information to contact you or store for any other purpose than to investigate or display your contribution. By ticking permission to publish you are indicating your agreement for your contribution to be shown on this collection item page. Please note your email address will not be displayed on the page nor will it be used for any marketing material or promotion of any kind.
Please ensure your comments are relevant and appropriate. Your contributions must be polite and with no intention of causing trouble. All contributions are moderated.
If you tick permission to publish your name will appear above your contribution on our website.
Contributions are moderated. We'll need your email address so that we can follow up on the information provided and contact you to let you know when your contribution has been published.