Royal Academicians

1 portrait

Royal Academicians, by Charles Bestland, after  Henry Singleton, published 1802 (1795) - NPG D10716 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Royal Academicians

by Charles Bestland, after Henry Singleton
stipple engraving, published 1802 (1795)
25 3/8 in. x 31 3/4 in. (645 mm x 805 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1868
Reference Collection
NPG D10716


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Artistsback to top

  • Charles Bestland (active 1783-1837), Painter. Artist associated with 25 portraits.
  • Henry Singleton (1766-1839), Painter. Artist associated with 13 portraits.

Sittersback to top

  • John Bacon the Elder (1740-1799), Sculptor. Sitter in 9 portraits, Artist associated with 5 portraits.
  • Thomas Banks (1735-1805), Sculptor. Sitter in 7 portraits, Artist associated with 4 portraits.
  • James Barry (1741-1806), Painter. Sitter in 8 portraits, Artist associated with 10 portraits.
  • Francesco Bartolozzi (1727-1815), Engraver. Sitter in 16 portraits, Artist associated with 164 portraits.
  • Sir William Beechey (1753-1839), Portrait painter. Sitter in 7 portraits, Artist associated with 250 portraits.
  • Sir Peter Francis Bourgeois (1756-1811), Landscape painter; founder of Dulwich Picture Gallery. Sitter in 9 portraits.
  • Edward Burch (1730-1814), Painter. Sitter in 5 portraits, Artist of 1 portrait.
  • Charles Catton the Elder (1728-1798), Painter. Sitter in 7 portraits, Artist associated with 1 portrait.
  • Sir William Chambers (1723-1796), Architect. Sitter in 16 portraits.
  • John Singleton Copley (1737-1815), Painter. Sitter in 5 portraits, Artist associated with 21 portraits.
  • Richard Cosway (1742-1821), Miniature painter. Sitter in 15 portraits, Artist associated with 96 portraits.
  • George Dance (1741-1825), Architect and portrait draughtsman. Sitter in 7 portraits, Artist associated with 322 portraits.
  • Philippe Jacques de Loutherbourg (1740-1812), Painter. Sitter in 3 portraits, Artist associated with 4 portraits.
  • Joseph Farington (1747-1821), Landscape painter and diarist. Sitter in 5 portraits.
  • Henry Fuseli (1741-1825), Painter. Sitter in 11 portraits, Artist associated with 3 portraits.
  • Edmund Garvey (1740-1813), Painter. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Hamilton (1751-1801), History painter. Sitter in 5 portraits, Artist associated with 12 portraits.
  • William Hodges (1744-1797), Painter. Sitter in 6 portraits, Artist associated with 5 portraits.
  • John Hoppner (1758-1810), Painter. Sitter in 13 portraits, Artist associated with 213 portraits.
  • Ozias Humphry (1742-1810), Painter. Sitter in 7 portraits, Artist associated with 43 portraits.
  • Angelica Kauffmann (1741-1807), Painter. Sitter in 7 portraits, Artist associated with 21 portraits.
  • Sir Thomas Lawrence (1769-1830), Portrait painter, collector and President of the Royal Academy. Sitter in 25 portraits, Artist associated with 683 portraits.
  • Mary Lloyd (née Moser) (1744-1819), Artist; founding member of the Royal Academy. Sitter associated with 5 portraits.
  • Joseph Nollekens (1737-1823), Sculptor. Sitter in 14 portraits, Artist associated with 19 portraits.
  • James Northcote (1746-1831), Painter; pupil and biographer of Sir Joshua Reynolds. Sitter associated with 23 portraits, Artist associated with 103 portraits.
  • John Opie (1761-1807), Portrait and history painter. Sitter in 13 portraits, Artist associated with 148 portraits.
  • John Inigo Richards (1731-1810), Landscape and scene painter. Sitter in 7 portraits.
  • John Francis Rigaud (1742-1810), Painter. Sitter in 5 portraits, Artist associated with 8 portraits.
  • John Russell (1745-1806), Portrait painter and pastellist. Sitter associated with 6 portraits, Artist associated with 102 portraits.
  • Paul Sandby (1725-1809), Watercolour painter and engraver and a founder of the Royal Academy of Arts. Sitter in 14 portraits, Artist associated with 4 portraits.
  • Thomas Sandby (1721-1798), Draughtsman and architect; brother of Paul Sandby. Sitter in 8 portraits.
  • Robert Smirke (1753-1845), Painter and illustrator. Sitter in 8 portraits, Artist associated with 23 portraits.
  • Thomas Stothard (1755-1834), Painter and illustrator. Sitter in 14 portraits, Artist associated with 33 portraits.
  • William Tyler (active circa 1760-died 1801), Sculptor and architect. Sitter in 5 portraits.
  • Benjamin West (1738-1820), History painter and President of the Royal Academy. Sitter associated with 43 portraits, Artist associated with 39 portraits.
  • Richard Westall (1765-1836), History painter. Sitter in 6 portraits, Artist associated with 13 portraits.
  • Francis Wheatley (1747-1801), Painter. Sitter associated with 5 portraits, Artist associated with 8 portraits.
  • Joseph Wilton (1722-1803), Sculptor. Sitter in 9 portraits, Artist associated with 7 portraits.
  • James Wyatt (1746-1813), Architect. Sitter in 7 portraits.
  • Johann Joseph Zoffany (1733-1810), Painter of portraits and conversation pieces. Sitter associated with 11 portraits, Artist associated with 46 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG D36021: Key to Royal Academicians (source portrait)

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