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William Markham

1 of 10 portraits of William Markham

William Markham, by Benjamin West, circa 1775 - NPG 4495 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

William Markham

by Benjamin West
oil on canvas, circa 1775
30 in. x 25 in. (762 mm x 635 mm)
Purchased, 1966
Primary Collection
NPG 4495


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  • William Markham (1719-1807), Archbishop of York; Headmaster of Westminster School. Sitter in 10 portraits.

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  • Benjamin West (1738-1820), History painter and President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 39 portraits, Sitter associated with 43 portraits.

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