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Hon. Simon Butler; Archibald Hamilton Rowan

1 of 4 portraits of Archibald Hamilton Rowan

Hon. Simon Butler; Archibald Hamilton Rowan, by John Kay, 1793 - NPG D32338 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Hon. Simon Butler; Archibald Hamilton Rowan

by John Kay
etching, 1793
5 in. x 3 3/4 in. (128 mm x 96 mm) plate size; 6 3/4 in. x 5 in. (173 mm x 127 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1966
Reference Collection
NPG D32338


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Sittersback to top

  • Hon. Simon Butler (circa 1757-1797), Son of 10th Viscount Mountgarret; a leader of the United Irishmen. Sitter in 2 portraits.
  • Archibald Hamilton Rowan (1751-1834), Irish nationalist. Sitter in 4 portraits.

Artistback to top

  • John Kay (1742-1826), Miniature painter and caricaturist. Artist associated with 273 portraits, Sitter in 4 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG D32337: Hon. Simon Butler; Archibald Hamilton Rowan (impression from same plate as)