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'The Royal Princesses - Children of George III' (Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester; Princess Amelia; Princess Sophia)

1 of 9 portraits of Princess Amelia

'The Royal Princesses - Children of George III' (Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester; Princess Amelia; Princess Sophia), by Robert Graves, published by  James Sprent Virtue, after  John Singleton Copley, (1785) - NPG D14844 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

'The Royal Princesses - Children of George III' (Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester; Princess Amelia; Princess Sophia)

by Robert Graves, published by James Sprent Virtue, after John Singleton Copley
line engraving, (1785)
13 in. x 9 5/8 in. (330 mm x 245 mm) paper size
Bequeathed by (Frederick) Leverton Harris, 1927
Reference Collection
NPG D14844


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Sittersback to top

  • Princess Amelia (1783-1810), Sixth daughter of George III. Sitter in 9 portraits.
  • Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester (1776-1857), Fourth daughter of George III; wife of William Frederick, 2nd Duke of Gloucester. Sitter associated with 10 portraits.
  • Princess Sophia (1777-1848), Fifth daughter of George III. Sitter in 8 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • John Singleton Copley (1737-1815), Painter. Artist associated with 21 portraits, Sitter in 5 portraits.
  • Robert Graves (1798-1873), Line engraver. Artist associated with 34 portraits, Sitter in 6 portraits.
  • James Sprent Virtue (1829-1892). Artist associated with 9 portraits.