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William Markham

10 of 10 portraits of William Markham

William Markham, by James Ward, published by  John Boydell, published by  Josiah Boydell, after  George Romney, published 1 May 1800 (1790-1795) - NPG D38229 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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William Markham

by James Ward, published by John Boydell, published by Josiah Boydell, after George Romney
mezzotint, published 1 May 1800 (1790-1795)
19 7/8 in. x 15 1/8 in. (504 mm x 383 mm) plate size; 20 7/8 in. x 15 7/8 in. (530 mm x 402 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1966
Reference Collection
NPG D38229


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Sitterback to top

  • William Markham (1719-1807), Archbishop of York; Headmaster of Westminster School. Sitter in 10 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • John Boydell (1720-1804), Engraver and printseller. Artist associated with 127 portraits, Sitter in 13 portraits.
  • Josiah Boydell (1752-1817), Artist and publisher. Artist associated with 66 portraits.
  • George Romney (1734-1802), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 159 portraits, Sitter in 5 portraits.
  • James Ward (1769-1859), Engraver and painter of animals. Artist associated with 39 portraits, Sitter in 4 portraits.

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