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The Duke of Bedford with his brothers and Miss Vernon

6 of 18 portraits of John Russell, 6th Duke of Bedford

The Duke of Bedford with his brothers and Miss Vernon, by Valentine Green, published by  Walter Shropshire, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds, published 1778 - NPG D31620 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

The Duke of Bedford with his brothers and Miss Vernon

by Valentine Green, published by Walter Shropshire, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1778
20 1/8 in. x 16 7/8 in. (512 mm x 430 mm) plate size; 22 1/4 in. x 18 1/4 in. (565 mm x 465 mm) paper size
acquired Unknown source, 1868
Reference Collection
NPG D31620


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  • Valentine Green (1739-1813), Mezzotint engraver. Artist associated with 149 portraits, Sitter in 3 portraits.
  • Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), Painter and first President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 1413 portraits, Sitter associated with 38 portraits.
  • Walter Shropshire (died 1785), Publisher. Artist associated with 18 portraits.