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'The weathercock of St Stephen's' (Charles James Fox; William Wilberforce)

9 of 31 portraits of William Wilberforce

'The weathercock of St Stephen's' (Charles James Fox; William Wilberforce), by James Sayers, published by  Hannah Humphrey, published 14 April 1795 - NPG D9575 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

'The weathercock of St Stephen's' (Charles James Fox; William Wilberforce)

by James Sayers, published by Hannah Humphrey
etching, published 14 April 1795
12 in. x 9 1/2 in. (306 mm x 240 mm) plate size; 13 in. x 10 1/4 in. (329 mm x 261 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1905
Reference Collection
NPG D9575


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Sittersback to top

  • Charles James Fox (1749-1806), Whig statesman. Sitter associated with 299 portraits.
  • William Wilberforce (1759-1833), Philanthropist and reformer. Sitter associated with 31 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • Hannah Humphrey (active 1778-1822), Publisher and printseller. Artist associated with 717 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • James Sayers (1748-1823), Artist. Artist associated with 188 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.