Early Georgian Portraits Catalogue
Thomas Robinson, 1st Baron Grantham (1695-1770), Diplomat
‘... a large unwieldy man, and [who] would in debate put his arms straight out, which made George Selwyn compare him to a signpost.’ 
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Referencesback to topFosca 1928
F. Fosca, Liotard (Les petits maîtres français), Paris, 1928.
D. B. Horn, British Diplomatic Representatives 1689-1789 (Royal Historical Society, Camden, 3rd series XLVI), 1932.
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.