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John Wilkes

19 of 47 portraits of John Wilkes

John Wilkes, by John June, 1768 - NPG D21662 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

John Wilkes

by John June
etching and line engraving, 1768
4 7/8 in. x 7 3/4 in. (123 mm x 198 mm) paper size
Given by James Lungley Douthwaite, 1929
Reference Collection
NPG D21662

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Sitterback to top

  • John Wilkes (1725-1797), Journalist, agitator and politician; MP for Aylesbury and Middlesex. Sitter associated with 47 portraits, Artist associated with 1 portrait.

Artistback to top

  • John June (active circa 1744-1775), Printmaker. Artist of 7 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG D21657: John Wilkes ('Mr Wilkes's address of thanks to his Electors') (from same plate)
  • NPG D21661: John Wilkes ('English Liberty established or a Mirrour for Posterity') (mounted together)