First Previous 3 OF 11 NextLast

Sir John Vanbrugh

3 of 11 portraits of Sir John Vanbrugh

Sir John Vanbrugh, by John Simon, published by  Jacob Tonson I, or  Jacob Tonson II, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt, (circa 1704-1710) - NPG D14566 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir John Vanbrugh

by John Simon, published by Jacob Tonson I, or Jacob Tonson II, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, (circa 1704-1710)
13 3/4 in. x 9 7/8 in. (351 mm x 252 mm) paper size
Bequeathed by (Frederick) Leverton Harris, 1927
Reference Collection
NPG D14566


Click on the links below to find out more:

Sitterback to top

Artistsback to top

  • Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt (1646-1723), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 1672 portraits, Sitter associated with 30 portraits.
  • John Simon (1675-1751), Mezzotint engraver. Artist associated with 213 portraits.
  • Jacob Tonson I (1655-1736), Publisher; Secretary of the Kit-cat Club. Artist associated with 6 portraits, Sitter associated with 5 portraits.
  • Jacob Tonson II (1682-1735), Publisher; nephew of Jacob Tonson I. Artist associated with 5 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG D19604: Sir John Vanbrugh (impression from same plate as)

Subject/Themeback to top