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Sir William James, 1st Bt

2 of 2 portraits of Sir William James, 1st Bt

Sir William James, 1st Bt, after Sir Joshua Reynolds, published 1783 (1780-1782) - NPG D36482 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir William James, 1st Bt

after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1783 (1780-1782)
15 7/8 in. x 11 1/2 in. (402 mm x 292 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1966
Reference Collection
NPG D36482

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Sitterback to top

  • Sir William James, 1st Bt (1722-1783), Commodore of the Bombay Marine and Director of the East India Company. Sitter in 2 portraits.

Artistback to top

  • Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), Painter and first President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 1413 portraits, Sitter associated with 38 portraits.

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  • NPG D36481: Sir William James, 1st Bt (from same plate)

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