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Early Georgian Portraits Catalogue

George Vertue (1683-1756), Engraver and antiquary

Portraits in Early Georgian Portraits Catalogue | Other NPG portraits

George Vertue

by Jonathan Richardson
1733
NPG 576

George Vertue

by George Vertue
1741
NPG 4876

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