King James II

1 portrait

King James II, published by John Smith, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt, 1718 - NPG D11918 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

King James II

published by John Smith, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, 1718
8 in. x 5 3/4 in. (203 mm x 146 mm) plate size, with small margins
Purchased, 1944
Reference Collection
NPG D11918


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Sitterback to top

  • King James II (1633-1701), Reigned 1685-8. Sitter associated with 128 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt (1646-1723), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 1672 portraits, Sitter associated with 30 portraits.
  • John Smith (1652-1743), Engraver. Artist associated with 1178 portraits, Sitter in 4 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG D11521: King James II (reduced version)
  • NPG D7870: King James II (impression from same plate as)

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