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John Pollexfen Bastard; Edmund Bastard

2 of 2 portraits of John Pollexfen Bastard

John Pollexfen Bastard; Edmund Bastard, by Samuel William Reynolds, after  James Northcote, published 1795 - NPG D21481 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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John Pollexfen Bastard; Edmund Bastard

by Samuel William Reynolds, after James Northcote
mezzotint, published 1795
13 1/8 in. x 15 7/8 in. (334 mm x 403 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1966
Reference Collection
NPG D21481


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Sittersback to top

  • Edmund Bastard (1758-1816), Politician; MP for Dartmouth. Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • John Pollexfen Bastard (1756-1816), Conservative politician, landowner and colonel of the East Devonshire Militia. Sitter associated with 2 portraits.

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  • James Northcote (1746-1831), Painter; pupil and biographer of Sir Joshua Reynolds. Artist associated with 103 portraits, Sitter associated with 23 portraits.
  • Samuel William Reynolds (1773-1835), Mezzotint engraver and painter. Artist associated with 627 portraits, Sitter in 3 portraits.

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