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King George III

16 of 182 portraits of King George III

King George III, by Jonathan Spilsbury, published by  Thomas Jefferys, published 1759 - NPG D19913 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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King George III

by Jonathan Spilsbury, published by Thomas Jefferys
mezzotint, published 1759
15 3/8 in. x 11 1/8 in. (390 mm x 284 mm) plate size; 15 3/4 in. x 11 5/8 in. (402 mm x 295 mm) paper size
Given by Sir Herbert Henry Raphael, 1st Bt, 1916
Reference Collection
NPG D19913


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  • King George III (1738-1820), Reigned 1760-1820. Sitter associated with 182 portraits.

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  • Thomas Jefferys (circa 1719-1771), Engraver, cartographer and publisher. Artist associated with 32 portraits.
  • Jonathan Spilsbury (baptised 1737-1812), Printmaker and portrait painter. Artist associated with 53 portraits.