James Boswell

1 portrait

James Boswell, studio of Sir Joshua Reynolds, (1785) - NPG 1675 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

James Boswell

studio of Sir Joshua Reynolds
oil on canvas, (1785)
28 1/2 in. x 23 3/4 in. (724 mm x 603 mm)
Transferred from Tate Gallery, 1957
Primary Collection
NPG 1675


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  • James Boswell (1740-1795), Biographer of Dr Johnson. Sitter associated with 16 portraits.

Artistback to top

  • Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), Painter and first President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 1413 portraits, Sitter associated with 38 portraits.

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  • NPG 4452: James Boswell (source portrait)

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