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Regency Portraits Catalogue

Sir George Barlow, 1st Bt (1762-1846), Governor-General of India

c.1800
Oil by Robert Home in the Asiatic Society, Calcutta.

Miniature by an unknown artist, head and shoulders to right, reproduced in Sir Alexander Cardew, The White Mutiny, 1929, p 25, reviewed in Journal of the Society for Army Historical Research, IX, January 1930, p 58.

c.1815
Oil by Sir George Watson in Government House, Madras, whole-length standing in robes of GCB (Walker & Cockerell photograph in NPG).

1828
Marble bust by Thorwaldsen in Thorwaldsen Museum, Copenhagen.

c.1867
Stone bust by Hugues Protat among the rows of busts and statues in the Inner Court of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (W. Foster, Descriptive Catalogue … India Office, 1914, xii).



This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Walker, Regency Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, 1985, and is as published then. For the most up-to-date details on individual Collection works, we recommend reading the information provided in the Search the Collection results on this website in parallel with this text.