Jacob Tonson II

1 portrait

Jacob Tonson II, by Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt, circa 1720 - NPG 4091 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Jacob Tonson II

by Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
oil on canvas, circa 1720
35 3/4 in. x 27 5/8 in. (908 mm x 702 mm)
Given by Sir Alec and Lady Martin through The Art Fund, 1959
Primary Collection
NPG 4091


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Sitterback to top

  • Jacob Tonson II (1682-1735), Publisher; nephew of Jacob Tonson I. Sitter in 1 portrait, Artist associated with 5 portraits.

Artistback to top

  • Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt (1646-1723), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 1672 portraits, Sitter associated with 30 portraits.

Linked publicationsback to top

  • Ingamells, John, Later Stuart Portraits 1685-1714, 2009, p. 293
  • Rogers, Malcolm, Master Drawings from the National Portrait Gallery, 1993 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 5 August to 23 October 1994), p. 31
  • Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 619