Mid-Georgian Portraits Catalogue
Augustus Henry FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton (1735-1811), Prime Minister
‘Of a reserved nature and an imperious disposition, vacillating and inconsistent in devising measures, ... [preferring] indolence to exertion’ (J. H. Jesse, 1867).
This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: John Ingamells, National Portrait Gallery: Mid-Georgian Portraits 1760-1790, National Portrait Gallery, 2004, 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.