King George III

1 portrait

King George III, by Thomas Rowlandson, published by  I. Jones, published 10 December 1781 - NPG D12289 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

King George III

by Thomas Rowlandson, published by I. Jones
hand-coloured etching, published 10 December 1781
7 1/4 in. x 6 3/8 in. (184 mm x 162 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1947
Reference Collection
NPG D12289


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Sittersback to top

  • Britannia, Allegory of a nation, emblem of empire, and patriotic icon. Sitter associated with 7 portraits.
  • King George III (1738-1820), Reigned 1760-1820. Sitter associated with 182 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • I. Jones (active 1781), Publisher. Artist associated with 1 portrait.
  • Thomas Rowlandson (1757-1827), Satirical draughtsman. Artist associated with 25 portraits, Sitter associated with 4 portraits.