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Archibald Hamilton Jr

(died 1792), Printer and publisher

Artist associated with 34 portraits

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'The Barn-door Fowl and Anticipator' (Mrs Barnes; Richard Tickell), published by Archibald Hamilton Jr - NPG D14142

'The Barn-door Fowl and Anticipator' (Mrs Barnes; Richard Tickell)

published by Archibald Hamilton Jr
etching, published 1 December 1766
NPG D14142

'Miss B-y and Lord le Despencer' (Francis Dashwood, 11th Baron Le Despencer), published by Archibald Hamilton Jr - NPG D14191

'Miss B-y and Lord le Despencer' (Francis Dashwood, 11th Baron Le Despencer)

published by Archibald Hamilton Jr
etching, published 1 February 1774
NPG D14191

'Miss S-r and The Hibernian Demosthenes' (Edmund Burke), published by Archibald Hamilton Jr - NPG D14552

'Miss S-r and The Hibernian Demosthenes' (Edmund Burke)

published by Archibald Hamilton Jr
etching, published 1 March 1774
NPG D14552

'Mrs F-r and Lord C-m' (Lord Conyngham; Mrs Farrer), published by Archibald Hamilton Jr - NPG D14677

'Mrs F-r and Lord C-m' (Lord Conyngham; Mrs Farrer)

published by Archibald Hamilton Jr
etching, published 1 December 1774
NPG D14677

'Miss H-ter. and Sir C- B-p' (Sophia Hunter; Sir Cecil Bishopp, 6th Bt), published by Archibald Hamilton Jr - NPG D15364

'Miss H-ter. and Sir C- B-p' (Sophia Hunter; Sir Cecil Bishopp, 6th Bt)

published by Archibald Hamilton Jr
etching, published 1 April 1774
NPG D15364

'Mrs B- and Captn. Bobadil' (George Anne Bellamy; Henry Woodward), published by Archibald Hamilton Jr - NPG D13996

'Mrs B- and Captn. Bobadil' (George Anne Bellamy; Henry Woodward)

published by Archibald Hamilton Jr
line engraving, published 1 October 1776
NPG D13996

'Signiora G- and Lord B-' (Signora Gabrielli), published by Archibald Hamilton Jr - NPG D14304

'Signiora G- and Lord B-' (Signora Gabrielli)

published by Archibald Hamilton Jr
etching, published 1 May 1776
NPG D14304

The Political Platonic Lovers (Catharine Macaulay (née Sawbridge); Thomas Wilson), published by Archibald Hamilton Jr - NPG D32138

The Political Platonic Lovers (Catharine Macaulay (née Sawbridge); Thomas Wilson)

published by Archibald Hamilton Jr
line engraving, published 10 January 1777
NPG D32138

'Mrs W-nt-r and The Earl of H-h', published by Archibald Hamilton Jr - NPG D14323

'Mrs W-nt-r and The Earl of H-h'

published by Archibald Hamilton Jr
etching, published 1 October 1777
NPG D14323

'Miss D-n and Le Comte des Lunettes' (Miss Dawson), published by Archibald Hamilton Jr - NPG D14587

'Miss D-n and Le Comte des Lunettes' (Miss Dawson)

published by Archibald Hamilton Jr
etching, published 1 September 1777
NPG D14587

'The fair Virginian and The devoted general', published by Archibald Hamilton Jr - NPG D15313

'The fair Virginian and The devoted general'

published by Archibald Hamilton Jr
etching, published 1 March 1779
NPG D15313

'The Engaging Mrs F-y and The Constant Admirer' (George Walpole, 3rd Earl of Orford), published by Archibald Hamilton Jr - NPG D15305

'The Engaging Mrs F-y and The Constant Admirer' (George Walpole, 3rd Earl of Orford)

published by Archibald Hamilton Jr
etching, published 1 October 1781
NPG D15305

'The engaging Mrs G-r and The accomplished Peer', published by Archibald Hamilton Jr - NPG D14789

'The engaging Mrs G-r and The accomplished Peer'

published by Archibald Hamilton Jr
etching, published 1 November 1783
NPG D14789

'Mrs W-n and the generous gallant' (John Montagu, 5th Earl of Sandwich), published by Archibald Hamilton Jr - NPG D15658

'Mrs W-n and the generous gallant' (John Montagu, 5th Earl of Sandwich)

published by Archibald Hamilton Jr
etching, published 1 February 1783
NPG D15658

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