4 of 9 portraits on display in Room 10: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
attributed to Jean André Rouquet
enamel on copper, circa 1740-1745
1 3/4 in. x 1 1/2 in. (45 mm x 37 mm) oval
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Sitterback to top
- William Hogarth (1697-1764), Painter and engraver. Sitter associated with 19 portraits, Artist associated with 125 portraits.
This portraitback to top
Hogarth's friend Jean André Rouquet based this enamel miniature portrait closely on the first stage of Hogarth's self-portrait, dated 1745, now in the Tate Gallery.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Parris, Matthew, Heroes and Villains: Scarfe at the National Portrait Gallery, 2003 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 30 September 2003 to 4 April 2004), p. 86
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 307
- Walker, Richard, Miniatures: 300 Years of the English Miniature, 1998, p. 59
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On display in Room 10: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery