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Regency Portraits Catalogue

Charles Long, 1st Baron Farnborough (1760-1838), Paymaster General, art connoisseur, Chief Secretary for Ireland and politician; MP for Rye, Midhurst, Wendover and Haslemere

1794
Drawing, possibly by N. Dance, mentioned by Farington, Diary of Joseph Farington 1795-1821, 16 March 1794.

1807
Oil by Hoppner in the Tate Gallery, exhibited RA 1807 (123).

1831
'Opening of London Bridge 1831' by George Jones, in Sir John Soane's Museum.

Undated
Portrait by Chinnery, engraved J. Heath (W. G. Strickland, Dictionary of Irish Artists, 1913, I, p 175).



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.