King George III

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King George III, studio of Sir William Beechey, circa 1800 (1799-1800) - NPG 6250 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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King George III

studio of Sir William Beechey
oil on canvas, circa 1800 (1799-1800)
30 1/4 in. x 25 1/2 in. (768 mm x 648 mm)
Bequeathed by Lloyd Tyrell-Kenyon, 5th Baron Kenyon, 1994
Primary Collection
NPG 6250


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  • King George III (1738-1820), Reigned 1760-1820. Sitter associated with 183 portraits.

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  • Sir William Beechey (1753-1839), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 250 portraits, Sitter in 7 portraits.

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Oli on canvas, c. 1800; a replica from the head of the full-length portrait at Buckingham Palace painted by Beechey for George III in 1799-1800; the King is shown in the uniform of the General. Bequeathed in 19994 by Lord Kenyon, for many years chairman of the trustees of the National Portrait Gallery.

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