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William Wentworth Fitzwilliam, 2nd Earl Fitzwilliam

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William Wentworth Fitzwilliam, 2nd Earl Fitzwilliam

by Joseph Grozer, published by William Austin, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1786
15 3/8 in. x 10 3/4 in. (389 mm x 274 mm) plate size; 16 3/4 in. x 12 3/8 in. (424 mm x 313 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1966
Reference Collection
NPG D36961


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  • William Austin (1721-1820), Drawing master and engraver. Artist associated with 14 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • Joseph Grozer (circa 1755-1798), Mezzotint engraver. Artist associated with 27 portraits.
  • 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 D15497: William Wentworth Fitzwilliam, 2nd Earl Fitzwilliam (impression from same plate as)
  • NPG D17894: William Wentworth Fitzwilliam, 2nd Earl Fitzwilliam (impression from same plate as)

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