Jonathan Swift

1 portrait of Jonathan Swift

Jonathan Swift, by George Vertue, after  Charles Jervas, early 18th century - NPG D31513 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Jonathan Swift

by George Vertue, after Charles Jervas
line engraving, early 18th century
5 1/4 in. x 3 1/4 in. (132 mm x 83 mm) plate size; 7 3/4 in. x 4 5/8 in. (197 mm x 117 mm) paper size
Given by the daughter of compiler William Fleming MD, Mary Elizabeth Stopford, 1931
Reference Collection
NPG D31513

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  • Jonathan Swift (1667-1745), Satirist and divine. Sitter in 23 portraits.

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  • Charles Jervas (1675-1739), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 40 portraits, Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • George Vertue (1683-1756), Engraver and antiquary. Artist associated with 847 portraits, Sitter in 7 portraits.