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Room 11 at the National Portrait Gallery

Royalty and Religion in the early 18th century

Room 11This room covers the reigns of George I and his son, George II, from 1714 to 1760, and represented in a full-length portrait and terracotta bust respectively and and marks the passing of the Stuarts to the House of Hanover. The displays in this room divide into three themes: Religion, including a portrait of John Wesley; Jacobites, including a portrait of Prince Charles Edward Stuart and Politics and Society.

Room introduction

12 portraits on display in Room 11 at the National Portrait Gallery