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Nathaniel Hone

11 of 13 portraits on display on Floor 2: Getting the Picture at Beningbrough Hall

Nathaniel Hone, by Nathaniel Hone, circa 1760 - NPG 177 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Nathaniel Hone

by Nathaniel Hone
oil on canvas, circa 1760
30 in. x 24 7/8 in. (762 mm x 633 mm)
Purchased, 1864
Primary Collection
NPG 177

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  • Nathaniel Hone (1718-1784), Portrait and miniature painter. Sitter in 9 portraits, Artist associated with 56 portraits.

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  • Nathaniel Hone (1718-1784), Portrait and miniature painter. Artist associated with 56 portraits, Sitter in 9 portraits.

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This self-portrait depicts Hone opening his portfolio invitingly, as if encouraging us to browse through his drawings. It may have been hung in his studio to advertise his ability.

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