Richard Bentley

1 portrait of Richard Bentley

Richard Bentley, by James Heath, after  John Giles Eccardt, published 1 May 1798 - NPG D42725 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Richard Bentley

by James Heath, after John Giles Eccardt
line engraving, published 1 May 1798
7 3/8 in. x 5 5/8 in. (187 mm x 144 mm) plate size; 10 7/8 in. x 8 1/4 in. (276 mm x 208 mm) paper size
Given by Henry Witte Martin, 1861
Reference Collection
NPG D42725


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Sitterback to top

  • Richard Bentley (1708-1782), Writer and artist; son of Richard Bentley. Sitter in 3 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • John Giles Eccardt (active 1740-died 1779), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 20 portraits.
  • James Heath (1757-1834), Engraver. Artist associated with 78 portraits, Sitter associated with 8 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG D14436: Richard Bentley (impression from same plate as)