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Henry Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 2nd Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyme

1 of 3 portraits of Henry Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 2nd Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyme

Henry Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 2nd Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyme, studio of William Hoare, circa 1752-1760 - NPG 2504 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Henry Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 2nd Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyme

studio of William Hoare
oil on canvas, circa 1752-1760
94 in. x 57 in. (2388 mm x 1448 mm)
Bequeathed by Miss Lillie Belle Randell, 1931
Primary Collection
NPG 2504

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  • William Hoare (1707-1792), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 73 portraits, Sitter in 6 portraits.

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Shown here in full robes of the Garter after being appointed a Knight of the Garter in 1752. Best known for his works in pastel, William Hoare was the favourite portraitist of the 1st Duke of Newcastle and his political supporters.

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