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Mid-Georgian Portraits Catalogue

John Baker Holroyd, 1st Earl of Sheffield (1735-1821), Statesman

Portraits in Mid-Georgian Portraits Catalogue | Other NPG portraits

The House of Commons 1793-94

by Karl Anton Hickel
1793-1795
NPG 745

John Baker Holroyd, 1st Earl of Sheffield

by Henry Edridge
1798
NPG 2185

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