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Sir Henry Lee

3 of 5 portraits of Sir Henry Lee

Sir Henry Lee, by James Basire, after  Moses Griffith, published 1790 - NPG D37237 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir Henry Lee

by James Basire, after Moses Griffith
line engraving, published 1790
9 1/2 in. x 7 in. (242 mm x 178 mm) plate size; 19 7/8 in. x 13 5/8 in. (504 mm x 346 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1966
Reference Collection
NPG D37237


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Sitterback to top

  • Sir Henry Lee (1533-1611), Master of the Ordnance. Sitter in 5 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • James Basire (1730-1802), Engraver. Artist associated with 85 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • Moses Griffith (1747-1819), Watercolour painter and engraver. Artist associated with 7 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG D21016: Sir Henry Lee (impression from same plate as)
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