William Pitt ('The Minister endeavouring to eke out Dr Pr*ty***n's bisho-prick')

1 portrait of William Pitt

William Pitt ('The Minister endeavouring to eke out Dr Pr*ty***n's bisho-prick'), by James Gillray, published by  R. Phillips, published March 1787 - NPG D12357 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

William Pitt ('The Minister endeavouring to eke out Dr Pr*ty***n's bisho-prick')

by James Gillray, published by R. Phillips
hand-coloured etching and aquatint, published March 1787
12 3/4 in. x 9 1/2 in. (323 mm x 241 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1947
Reference Collection
NPG D12357


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  • William Pitt (1759-1806), Prime Minister. Sitter associated with 167 portraits.

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  • James Gillray (1756-1815), Caricaturist. Artist associated with 881 portraits, Sitter in 7 portraits.
  • R. Phillips (active 1787). Artist associated with 3 portraits.