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Alexander Hamilton, 10th Duke of Hamilton ('Equestrian elegance! - or - a noble Scot, metamorphosed')

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Alexander Hamilton, 10th Duke of Hamilton ('Equestrian elegance! - or - a noble Scot, metamorphosed'), by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey, published 7 May 1803 - NPG D12808 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Alexander Hamilton, 10th Duke of Hamilton ('Equestrian elegance! - or - a noble Scot, metamorphosed')

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 7 May 1803
9 7/8 in. x 7 7/8 in. (250 mm x 200 mm) plate size; 11 3/4 in. x 9 in. (300 mm x 230 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1947
Reference Collection
NPG D12808


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  • James Gillray (1756-1815), Caricaturist. Artist associated with 881 portraits, Sitter in 7 portraits.
  • Hannah Humphrey (active 1778-1822), Publisher and printseller. Artist associated with 717 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.

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  • NPG D16177: Alexander Hamilton, 10th Duke of Hamilton ('Equestrian elegance! - or - a noble Scot, metamorphosed') (impression from same plate as)
  • NPG D16092: Alexander Hamilton, 10th Duke of Hamilton ('Equestrian elegance! - or - a noble Scot, metamorphosed') (impression from same plate as)