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The Room 10 miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery

The Arts in the early 18th Century

This room, flanked at one end by a white marble bust of Roubiliac and a bronze bust of Nicholas Hawksmoor, displays portraits of central figures in the artistic and literary world in the first half of the eighteenth century. It includes portraits of the satirist Jonathan Swift and the poet Alexander Pope. Please note that the miniatures will not be on display from 13 to 22 February.

See also: Room 10 at the National Portrait Gallery

9 portraits on display in the Room 10 miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery

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Bernard Lens (III), by Bernard Lens (III) - NPG 1624

Bernard Lens (III)

by Bernard Lens (III)
watercolour and bodycolour on vellum, 1721
On display in the Room 10 miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1624

Susannah Maria Cibber (née Arne), by Unknown artist - NPG 1984

Susannah Maria Cibber (née Arne)

by Unknown artist
ivory medallion, circa 1729
On display in the Room 10 miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1984

Stephen Duck, attributed to Christian Richter - NPG 4493

Stephen Duck

attributed to Christian Richter
watercolour and bodycolour on vellum, circa 1740
On display in the Room 10 miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4493

William Hogarth, attributed to Jean André Rouquet - NPG 5717

William Hogarth

attributed to Jean André Rouquet
enamel on copper, circa 1740-1745
On display in the Room 10 miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5717

Arthur Devis, by Arthur Devis - NPG 6153

Arthur Devis

by Arthur Devis
oil on oak panel, circa 1742-1744
On display in the Room 10 miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6153

Philip Thicknesse, by Nathaniel Hone - NPG 4192

Philip Thicknesse

by Nathaniel Hone
enamel on copper, 1757
On display in the Room 10 miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4192

Charles Holland, by J.H. - NPG 6287

Charles Holland

by J.H.
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, 1760
On display in the Room 10 miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6287

Nathaniel Hone, by Nathaniel Hone - NPG 1878

Nathaniel Hone

by Nathaniel Hone
enamel on copper, circa 1760-1770
On display in the Room 10 miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1878

Thomas Patch, by Thomas Patch - NPG 6913

Thomas Patch

by Thomas Patch
etching, late 1760s
On display in the Room 10 miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6913