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Regency Portraits Catalogue

Benjamin West (1738-1820), History painter and President of the Royal Academy

Portraits in Regency Portraits Catalogue | Other NPG portraits

Benjamin West

by Angelica Kauffmann
1763
NPG 1649

The Academicians of the Royal Academy

by John Sanders, after Johan Joseph Zoffany
1773, based on a work of 1772
NPG 1437

Benjamin West

by Gilbert Stuart
1785
NPG 349

Benjamin West

by Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey
1818
NPG 607

Benjamin West

by Charles Hutton Lear
circa 1845
NPG 1456(26)