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William Petty, 1st Marquess of Lansdowne (Lord Shelburne)

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William Petty, 1st Marquess of Lansdowne (Lord Shelburne), by James Sayers, published by  Charles Bretherton, published 14 May 1782 - NPG D9822 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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William Petty, 1st Marquess of Lansdowne (Lord Shelburne)

by James Sayers, published by Charles Bretherton
etching, published 14 May 1782
7 in. x 4 1/2 in. (178 mm x 114 mm) plate size; 7 3/4 in. x 5 in. (196 mm x 126 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1905
Reference Collection
NPG D9822


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  • Charles Bretherton (circa 1760-1783), Engraver and printseller; son of James Bretherton. Artist associated with 46 portraits.
  • James Sayers (1748-1823), Artist. Artist associated with 188 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.

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