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Sir Hans Sloane, Bt

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Sir Hans Sloane, Bt, by John Faber Jr, published by  Philip Overton, after  Thomas Murray, 1728 - NPG D6770 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Sir Hans Sloane, Bt

by John Faber Jr, published by Philip Overton, after Thomas Murray
mezzotint, 1728
13 7/8 in. x 9 7/8 in. (351 mm x 250 mm) plate size; 14 in. x 10 in. (355 mm x 255 mm) paper size
Bequeathed by C.M. Powell through the Art Fund, 1929
Reference Collection
NPG D6770

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  • John Faber Jr (circa 1695-1756), Engraver and portrait and miniature painter. Artist associated with 816 portraits.
  • Thomas Murray (1663-1735), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 84 portraits, Sitter associated with 7 portraits.
  • Philip Overton (circa 1680-1745), Printseller and publisher. Artist associated with 16 portraits.

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  • NPG D8749: Sir Hans Sloane, Bt (from same plate)
  • NPG D6771: Sir Hans Sloane, Bt (from same plate)
  • NPG D18981: Sir Hans Sloane, Bt (from same plate)

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