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'A ex minister training a terrier at Bowood'

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'A ex minister training a terrier at Bowood', by James Sayers, March 1798 - NPG D12262 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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'A ex minister training a terrier at Bowood'

by James Sayers
etching, March 1798
8 3/8 in. x 10 7/8 in. (212 mm x 275 mm) plate size; 9 in. x 11 3/4 in. (228 mm x 297 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1905
Reference Collection
NPG D12262


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Sittersback to top

  • Joseph Jekyll (1754-1837), Wit, Solicitor-General to the Prince of Wales and politician; MP for Calne. Sitter associated with 16 portraits.
  • William Petty, 1st Marquess of Lansdowne (1737-1805), Prime Minister and patron of the arts. Sitter associated with 66 portraits.
  • William Pitt (1759-1806), Prime Minister. Sitter associated with 168 portraits.

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  • James Sayers (1748-1823), Artist. Artist associated with 191 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.

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