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George Romney

(1734-1802), Portrait painter

Mid-Georgian Portraits Catalogue Entry

Sitter in 5 portraits
Artist associated with 162 portraits
Romney was a prolific and successful artist who moved to London from Lancashire in 1762. Confident in painting portraits as well as history paintings, he was a rival of Sir Joshua Reynolds.

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George Romney, by George Romney - NPG 959

George Romney

by George Romney
oil on canvas, 1784
On display in Room 12 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 959

George Romney, by Mary Barret - NPG 1881

George Romney

by Mary Barret
watercolour on ivory, circa 1798
On display in the Room 14 miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1881

George Romney, by and published by William Bond, published by  Longman & Co, published by  Josiah Taylor, after  Sir Martin Archer Shee - NPG D14481

George Romney

by and published by William Bond, published by Longman & Co, published by Josiah Taylor, after Sir Martin Archer Shee
stipple and line engraving, published 1 March 1810
NPG D14481

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George Romney

by William Thomas Fry, after John Jackson
stipple engraving, published 1817
NPG D37587


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