by Unknown artist
oil on canvas, circa 1770
22 3/4 in. x 19 1/2 in. (578 mm x 495 mm)
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Sitterback to top
- Matthew Boulton (1728-1809), Industrialist and entrepreneur. Sitter in 14 portraits.
This portraitback to top
Painted over a full-length portrait of a standing man, as revealed by X-ray photography.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Ingamells, John, National Portrait Gallery: Mid-Georgian Portraits 1760-1790, 2004, p. 64
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 69
Exhibitions and displays
- The Real Tudors: Kings and Queens Rediscovered
Until 1 March
See this portrait
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery