Audio Guide: Georgian and Regency portraits

Portraits from the Georgian and Regency periods currently on the Audio Guide.

 

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Jonathan Swift, by Charles Jervas, circa 1718 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Jonathan Swift
by Charles Jervas
circa 1718
NPG 278

Edmond Halley, attributed to Isaac Whood, circa 1720 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Edmond Halley
attributed to Isaac Whood
circa 1720
NPG 6377

Catherine Douglas (nee Hyde), Duchess of Queensberry, attributed to Charles Jervas, circa 1725-1730 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Catherine Douglas (nee Hyde), Duchess of Queensberry
attributed to Charles Jervas
circa 1725-1730
NPG 238

Alexander Pope, by John Michael Rysbrack, 1730 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Alexander Pope
by John Michael Rysbrack
1730
NPG 5854

'The Music Party'
by Philip Mercier
1733
NPG 1556

Allan Ramsay, by Allan Ramsay, circa 1737-1739 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Allan Ramsay
by Allan Ramsay
circa 1737-1739
NPG 3311

Prince Charles Edward Stuart, by Louis Gabriel Blanchet, 1738 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Prince Charles Edward Stuart
by Louis Gabriel Blanchet
1738
NPG 5517

Colley Cibber, possibly from the studio of Sir Henry Cheere, 1st Bt, circa 1740 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Colley Cibber
possibly from the studio of Sir Henry Cheere, 1st Bt
circa 1740
NPG 1045

William Jones, by William Hogarth, 1740 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

William Jones
by William Hogarth
1740
NPG 5734

Jonathan Tyers and his family, by Francis Hayman, 1740 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Jonathan Tyers and his family
by Francis Hayman
1740
NPG 5588

Robert Walpole, 1st Earl of Orford, studio of Jean Baptiste van Loo, (1740) - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Robert Walpole, 1st Earl of Orford
studio of Jean Baptiste van Loo
(1740)
NPG 70

The Shudi Family Group, by Marcus Tuscher, circa 1742 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

The Shudi Family Group
by Marcus Tuscher
circa 1742
NPG 5776

King George II, by Thomas Hudson, 1744 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

King George II
by Thomas Hudson
1744
NPG 670

Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield, by Louis Francois Roubiliac, 1745 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield
by Louis Francois Roubiliac
1745
NPG 5829

Sir Joshua Reynolds, by Sir Joshua Reynolds, circa 1747-1749 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir Joshua Reynolds
by Sir Joshua Reynolds
circa 1747-1749
NPG 41

Flora Macdonald, by Richard Wilson, 1747 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Flora Macdonald
by Richard Wilson
1747
NPG 5848

Francis Hayman; Grosvenor Bedford, by Francis Hayman, circa 1748-1750 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Francis Hayman; Grosvenor Bedford
by Francis Hayman
circa 1748-1750
NPG 217

George Frideric Handel, by Thomas Hudson, 1756 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

George Frideric Handel
by Thomas Hudson
1756
NPG 3970

Samuel Johnson, by Sir Joshua Reynolds, 1756-1757 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Samuel Johnson
by Sir Joshua Reynolds
1756-1757
NPG 1597

William Hogarth, by William Hogarth, 1758 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

William Hogarth
by William Hogarth
1758
NPG 289

Thomas Gainsborough, by Thomas Gainsborough, circa 1758-1759 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Thomas Gainsborough
by Thomas Gainsborough
circa 1758-1759
NPG 4446

King George III, studio of Allan Ramsay, (1761-1762) - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

King George III
studio of Allan Ramsay
(1761-1762)
NPG 223

Sir John Fielding, by Nathaniel Hone, 1762 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir John Fielding
by Nathaniel Hone
1762
NPG 3834

Kitty Fisher, by Nathaniel Hone, 1765 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Kitty Fisher
by Nathaniel Hone
1765
NPG 2354

John Wesley, by Nathaniel Hone, circa 1766 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

John Wesley
by Nathaniel Hone
circa 1766
NPG 135

Edmund Burke, studio of Sir Joshua Reynolds, circa 1769 or later - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Edmund Burke
studio of Sir Joshua Reynolds
circa 1769 or later
NPG 655

Warren Hastings, by Sir Joshua Reynolds, 1766-1768 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Warren Hastings
by Sir Joshua Reynolds
1766-1768
NPG 4445

Capability Brown, by Sir Nathaniel Dance-Holland, Bt, circa 1773 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Capability Brown
by Sir Nathaniel Dance-Holland, Bt
circa 1773
NPG 6049

Sir Joseph Banks, Bt, by Sir Joshua Reynolds, 1771-1773 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir Joseph Banks, Bt
by Sir Joshua Reynolds
1771-1773
NPG 5868

David Garrick; Eva Maria Garrick (nee Veigel), by Sir Joshua Reynolds, 1772-1773 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

David Garrick; Eva Maria Garrick (nee Veigel)
by Sir Joshua Reynolds
1772-1773
NPG 5375

James Cook, by John Webber, November 1776 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

James Cook
by John Webber
November 1776
NPG 26

Johann Christian Bach, by Thomas Gainsborough, (1776) - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Johann Christian Bach
by Thomas Gainsborough
(1776)
NPG 5557

The Sharp Family, by Johann Joseph Zoffany, 1779-1781 - NPG  - Private collection; on loan to the National Portrait Gallery, London

The Sharp Family
by Johann Joseph Zoffany
1779-1781
NPG L169

The Death of the Earl of Chatham, by John Singleton Copley, 1779-1781 - NPG  - Tate 2013; on loan to the National Portrait Gallery, London

The Death of the Earl of Chatham
by John Singleton Copley
1779-1781
NPG L146

Mary Wilkes; John Wilkes, by Johann Joseph Zoffany, exhibited 1782 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Mary Wilkes; John Wilkes
by Johann Joseph Zoffany
exhibited 1782
NPG 6133

William Murray, 1st Earl of Mansfield, by John Singleton Copley, exhibited 1783 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

William Murray, 1st Earl of Mansfield
by John Singleton Copley
exhibited 1783
NPG 172

Frances d

Frances d'Arblay ('Fanny Burney')
by Edward Francisco Burney
circa 1784-1785
NPG 2634

James Boswell, by Sir Joshua Reynolds, 1785 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

James Boswell
by Sir Joshua Reynolds
1785
NPG 4452

Emma, Lady Hamilton, by George Romney, circa 1785 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Emma, Lady Hamilton
by George Romney
circa 1785
NPG 294

Emma, Lady Hamilton, by George Romney, circa 1785 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Emma, Lady Hamilton
by George Romney
circa 1785
NPG 4448

Maria Anne Fitzherbert (nee Smythe), by Sir Joshua Reynolds, circa 1788 - NPG  - By consent of the owners; on loan to the National Portrait Gallery, London; photograph © National Portrait Gallery, London

Maria Anne Fitzherbert (nee Smythe)
by Sir Joshua Reynolds
circa 1788
NPG L162

Thomas Clarkson, by Carl Frederik von Breda, 1788 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Thomas Clarkson
by Carl Frederik von Breda
1788
NPG 235

Robert Bakewell, by John Boultbee, circa 1788-1790 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Robert Bakewell
by John Boultbee
circa 1788-1790
NPG 5949

Sir Richard Arkwright, studio of Joseph Wright, circa 1790 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir Richard Arkwright
studio of Joseph Wright
circa 1790
NPG 136

Dorothy Jordan, by John Hoppner, exhibited 1791 - NPG  - Tate 2013; on loan to the National Portrait Gallery, London

Dorothy Jordan
by John Hoppner
exhibited 1791
NPG L174

Thomas Paine, by Laurent Dabos, circa 1791 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Thomas Paine
by Laurent Dabos
circa 1791
NPG 6805

James Watt, by Carl Frederik von Breda, 1792 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

James Watt
by Carl Frederik von Breda
1792
NPG 186a

The House of Commons 1793-94, by Karl Anton Hickel, 1793-1795 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

The House of Commons 1793-94
by Karl Anton Hickel
1793-1795
NPG 745

Sir Francis Burdett, 5th Bt, by Sir Thomas Lawrence, circa 1793 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir Francis Burdett, 5th Bt
by Sir Thomas Lawrence
circa 1793
NPG 3820

Charles James Fox, by Joseph Nollekens, 1792-1793 - NPG  - On loan to the National Portrait Gallery, London; photograph © National Portrait Gallery, London

Charles James Fox
by Joseph Nollekens
1792-1793
NPG L226

George Washington, by Gilbert Stuart, (1796) - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

George Washington
by Gilbert Stuart
(1796)
NPG 2041

Mary Wollstonecraft, by John Opie, circa 1797 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Mary Wollstonecraft
by John Opie
circa 1797
NPG 1237

Joseph Priestley, by Ellen Sharples, probably after  James Sharples, circa 1797 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Joseph Priestley
by Ellen Sharples, probably after James Sharples
circa 1797
NPG 175

John Constable, by Ramsay Richard Reinagle, circa 1799 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

John Constable
by Ramsay Richard Reinagle
circa 1799
NPG 1786

Thomas Hope, by Sir William Beechey, 1798 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Thomas Hope
by Sir William Beechey
1798
NPG 4574

Jem Belcher, by Unknown artist, circa 1800 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Jem Belcher
by Unknown artist
circa 1800
NPG 5214

Horatio Nelson, by Sir William Beechey, 1800 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Horatio Nelson
by Sir William Beechey
1800
NPG 5798

Sir Humphry Davy, Bt, by Henry Howard, 1803 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir Humphry Davy, Bt
by Henry Howard
1803
NPG 4591

Edward Jenner, by James Northcote, 1803 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Edward Jenner
by James Northcote
1803
NPG 62

William Pitt, studio of John Hoppner, circa 1805 or later - NPG  - Tate 2013; on loan to the National Portrait Gallery, London

William Pitt
studio of John Hoppner
circa 1805 or later
NPG 697

William Blake, by Thomas Phillips, 1807 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

William Blake
by Thomas Phillips
1807
NPG 212

William Pitt, by Joseph Nollekens, 1808 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

William Pitt
by Joseph Nollekens
1808
NPG 120

Jane Austen, by Cassandra Austen, circa 1810 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Jane Austen
by Cassandra Austen
circa 1810
NPG 3630

Mary Anne Clarke (nee Thompson), by Lawrence Gahagan, 1811 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Mary Anne Clarke (nee Thompson)
by Lawrence Gahagan
1811
NPG 4436

John Keats, by Benjamin Robert Haydon, 1816 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

John Keats
by Benjamin Robert Haydon
1816
NPG 686

King George IV, by Sir Thomas Lawrence, circa 1814 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

King George IV
by Sir Thomas Lawrence
circa 1814
NPG 123

William Wordsworth, by Benjamin Robert Haydon, 1815 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

William Wordsworth
by Benjamin Robert Haydon
1815
NPG 2020

Sir Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles, by George Francis Joseph, 1817 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles
by George Francis Joseph
1817
NPG 84

Percy Bysshe Shelley, by Amelia Curran, 1819 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Percy Bysshe Shelley
by Amelia Curran
1819
NPG 1234

Edmund Kean, by James Northcote, 1819 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Edmund Kean
by James Northcote
1819
NPG 6088

Benjamin Robert Haydon, by Unknown artist, circa 1820 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Benjamin Robert Haydon
by Unknown artist
circa 1820
NPG 2802

The Trial of Queen Caroline 1820, by Sir George Hayter, 1820-1823 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

The Trial of Queen Caroline 1820
by Sir George Hayter
1820-1823
NPG 999

John Keats, by Joseph Severn, 1821-1823, dated 1821 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

John Keats
by Joseph Severn
1821-1823, dated 1821
NPG 58

Sir Walter Scott, 1st Bt, by Sir Edwin Henry Landseer, circa 1824 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir Walter Scott, 1st Bt
by Sir Edwin Henry Landseer
circa 1824
NPG 391

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux, by Sir Thomas Lawrence, 1825 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux
by Sir Thomas Lawrence
1825
NPG 3136

Robert Stephenson, by John Lucas,  - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Robert Stephenson
by John Lucas
NPG 5792

Benjamin Robert Haydon, by Georgiana Margaretta Zornlin, 1825 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Benjamin Robert Haydon
by Georgiana Margaretta Zornlin
1825
NPG 510

George Canning, by Sir Thomas Lawrence, 1825 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

George Canning
by Sir Thomas Lawrence
1825
NPG 1832

William Wilberforce, by Sir Thomas Lawrence, 1828 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

William Wilberforce
by Sir Thomas Lawrence
1828
NPG 3

Edward William Lane, by Richard James Lane, 1829 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Edward William Lane
by Richard James Lane
1829
NPG 940

Sir Thomas Lawrence, by Edward Hodges Baily, 1830 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir Thomas Lawrence
by Edward Hodges Baily
1830
NPG 239

Sir Thomas Lawrence, by Unknown artist, 1830 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir Thomas Lawrence
by Unknown artist
1830
NPG 1634

John Loudon McAdam, by Unknown artist, circa 1830 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

John Loudon McAdam
by Unknown artist
circa 1830
NPG 3686

William Cobbett, possibly by George Cooke, circa 1831 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

William Cobbett
possibly by George Cooke
circa 1831
NPG 1549

The House of Commons, 1833, by Sir George Hayter, 1833-1843 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

The House of Commons, 1833
by Sir George Hayter
1833-1843
NPG 54

Sydney Smith, replica by Henry Perronet Briggs, 1840 (1833) - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Sydney Smith
replica by Henry Perronet Briggs
1840 (1833)
NPG 1475

Sir Marc Isambard Brunel, by Samuel Drummond, circa 1835 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir Marc Isambard Brunel
by Samuel Drummond
circa 1835
NPG 89

George Gordon Byron, 6th Baron Byron, replica by Thomas Phillips, circa 1835 (1813) - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

George Gordon Byron, 6th Baron Byron
replica by Thomas Phillips
circa 1835 (1813)
NPG 142

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