Alexander Pope

1 portrait of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope, by and published by John Smith, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt, 1717 (1716) - NPG D11502 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Alexander Pope

by and published by John Smith, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, 1717 (1716)
13 1/2 in. x 9 3/4 in. (344 mm x 247 mm) plate size; 14 in. x 10 1/4 in. (355 mm x 260 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1944
Reference Collection
NPG D11502


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Sitterback to top

  • Alexander Pope (1688-1744), Poet. Sitter associated with 44 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 D40348: Alexander Pope (impression from same plate as)

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