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Mr. West and Family

12 of 43 portraits of Benjamin West

Mr. West and Family, by Georg Siegmund Facius, by  Johann Gottlieb Facius, after  Benjamin West, published 1779 - NPG D13826 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Mr. West and Family

by Georg Siegmund Facius, by Johann Gottlieb Facius, after Benjamin West
stipple engraving, published 1779
22 1/8 in. x 27 in. (561 mm x 686 mm) paper size
Given by Sir Augustus Wollaston Franks, 1872
Reference Collection
NPG D13826


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  • Georg Siegmund Facius (circa 1750-before 1814), Stipple engraver. Artist associated with 21 portraits.
  • Johann Gottlieb Facius (1750-1802), Stipple engraver. Artist associated with 11 portraits.
  • Benjamin West (1738-1820), History painter and President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 39 portraits, Sitter associated with 43 portraits.

Sittersback to top

  • Benjamin West (1738-1820), History painter and President of the Royal Academy. Sitter associated with 43 portraits, Artist associated with 39 portraits.
  • Benjamin West Jr (1772-1848), Son of the artist Benjamin West. Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • Elizabeth West (née Shewell) (1741-1817), Wife of Benjamin West. Sitter in 3 portraits.
  • John West (1690-1776), Father of the artist Benjamin West. Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • Raphael Lamar West (1769-1850), Artist; son of Benjamin West. Sitter in 3 portraits, Artist associated with 2 portraits.
  • Thomas West (1716-1792), Half-brother of the artist Benjamin West. Sitter in 1 portrait.

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