Early Georgian Portraits Catalogue
John Burgoyne (1722-1792), 'Gentleman Johnny'; soldier and dramatist
Referencesback to topDe Fonblanque 1876
E. B. de Fonblanque, Political and Military Episodes … from The Life and Correspondence of … Burgoyne, 1876.
J. Fleming, ‘Allan Ramsay and Robert Adam in Italy', Connoisseur, CXXXVII, 1956 (based on recently discovered letters in the Clerk papers).
Hausmann ed. 1950
Repertorium der diplomatischen Vertreter aller Länder, ed. F. Hausmann, II, 1950.
Memoires du Duc de Choiseul, 1904.
New York Historical Society Quarterly, XL, 1957.
A. Smart, 'The Genuine Portrait of General Burgoyne by Ramsay', Apollo, XCIV, 1971.
This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: John Kerslake, Early Georgian Portraits, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1977, 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.