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Welbore Ellis, 1st Baron Mendip

3 of 3 portraits of Welbore Ellis, 1st Baron Mendip

Welbore Ellis, 1st Baron Mendip

by Charles Algernon Tomkins, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Thomas Gainsborough
mezzotint, published 1868
9 5/8 in. x 6 7/8 in. (243 mm x 176 mm) plate size; 20 in. x 13 3/4 in. (509 mm x 349 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1966
Reference Collection
NPG D38368

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  • Welbore Ellis, 1st Baron Mendip (1713-1802), Politician; MP for Weymouth and Melcombe Regis and Secretary of State for the Colonies. Sitter in 3 portraits.

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  • Thomas Gainsborough (1727-1788), Portrait and landscape painter. Artist associated with 262 portraits, Sitter in 8 portraits.
  • Henry Graves & Co (active 1844-1899), Publishers. Artist associated with 228 portraits.
  • Charles Algernon Tomkins (1821-circa 1903), Engraver. Artist associated with 35 portraits.

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