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Early Georgian Portraits Catalogue

Prince James Francis Edward Stuart (1688-1766), Known as 'The Old Pretender'; son of James II

Portraits in Early Georgian Portraits Catalogue | Other NPG portraits

Prince James Francis Edward Stuart

studio of Alexis Simon Belle
circa 1712
NPG 348

Prince James Francis Edward Stuart

after Alexis Simon Belle
1712, based on a work of circa 1712
NPG 273

Prince James Francis Edward Stuart

attributed to Anton Raphael Mengs
NPG 433

Prince James Francis Edward Stuart

by or after Francesco Ponzone
circa 1741
NPG 4535

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Untitled, c.1973 (Alex Chilton) by William Eggleston © Eggleston Artistic Trust

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