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Sir John Vanbrugh

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Sir John Vanbrugh, by John Simon, published by  John Smith, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt, circa 1715 - NPG D11513 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Sir John Vanbrugh

by John Simon, published by John Smith, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, circa 1715
13 7/8 in. x 9 7/8 in. (352 mm x 251 mm) plate size; 14 3/8 in. x 10 1/2 in. (365 mm x 266 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1944
Reference Collection
NPG D11513


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Artistsback to top

  • Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt (1646-1723), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 1667 portraits, Sitter associated with 30 portraits.
  • John Simon (1675-1751), Mezzotint engraver. Artist associated with 213 portraits.
  • John Smith (1652-1743), Engraver. Artist associated with 1178 portraits, Sitter in 4 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG 3231: Sir John Vanbrugh (after)
  • NPG D20308: Sir John Vanbrugh (impression from same plate as)