William Murray, 1st Earl of Mansfield

1 portrait of William Murray, 1st Earl of Mansfield

William Murray, 1st Earl of Mansfield, by Henry Meyer, published by  T. Cadell & W. Davies, after  John Jackson, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds, published 27 June 1812 (1785) - NPG D38208 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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William Murray, 1st Earl of Mansfield

by Henry Meyer, published by T. Cadell & W. Davies, after John Jackson, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
stipple engraving, published 27 June 1812 (1785)
14 7/8 in. x 13 in. (377 mm x 329 mm) plate size; 16 7/8 in. x 13 1/8 in. (428 mm x 333 mm) paper size
Given by the daughter of compiler William Fleming MD, Mary Elizabeth Stopford, 1931
Reference Collection
NPG D38208

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  • T. Cadell & W. Davies (active 1795-1817), Publishers. Artist associated with 234 portraits.
  • John Jackson (1778-1831), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 230 portraits, Sitter in 6 portraits.
  • Henry Meyer (1782?-1847), Portrait painter and engraver. Artist associated with 278 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 D15339: William Murray, 1st Earl of Mansfield (from same plate)

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