John Hunter

1 portrait

John Hunter

published by Henry Palser, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1788 (1786)
12 in. x 8 3/4 in. (305 mm x 224 mm) paper size
Bequeathed by (Frederick) Leverton Harris, 1927
Reference Collection
NPG D14236


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Sitterback to top

  • John Hunter (1728-1793), Surgeon and anatomist. Sitter in 13 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • Henry Palser. Artist associated with 2 portraits.
  • Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), Painter and first President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 1413 portraits, Sitter associated with 38 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG 77: John Hunter (based on same portrait)

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