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Mid-Georgian Portraits Catalogue

Mason Chamberlin (1722-1787), Portrait painter

1766
Pastel by Francis Cotes, half length. Christie’s, 9 June 1964, lot 213.

1772
Painting by Johann Zoffany, The Academicians of the Royal Academy, see NPG 1437.

1784
Self portrait, exhibited RA 1784 (164).

1785
Marble relief by John Bacon sr., see NPG 2653.



This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: John Ingamells, National Portrait Gallery: Mid-Georgian Portraits 1760-1790, National Portrait Gallery, 2004, 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.