King George II

1 portrait

King George II, by John Faber Jr, printed for  Thomas Bowles Jr, printed for  John Bowles, after  Joseph Highmore, 1730s - NPG D7910 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

King George II

by John Faber Jr, printed for Thomas Bowles Jr, printed for John Bowles, after Joseph Highmore
mezzotint, 1730s
13 7/8 in. x 9 7/8 in. (352 mm x 251 mm) plate size; 14 1/8 in. x 10 1/4 in. (359 mm x 260 mm) paper size
Given by the daughter of compiler William Fleming MD, Mary Elizabeth Stopford, 1931
Reference Collection
NPG D7910


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Sitterback to top

  • King George II (1683-1760), Reigned 1727-60. Sitter associated with 56 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • John Bowles (1701?-1779), Printseller and publisher. Artist associated with 114 portraits.
  • Thomas Bowles Jr (1689 or 1690?-1767), Printseller and publisher. Artist associated with 36 portraits.
  • John Faber Jr (circa 1695-1756), Engraver and portrait and miniature painter. Artist associated with 816 portraits.
  • Joseph Highmore (1692-1780), Painter. Artist associated with 54 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG D18918: King George II (impression from same plate as)
  • NPG D7909: King George II (impression from same plate as)

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