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Early Georgian Portraits Catalogue

Sir Andrew Mitchell (1708-1771), Diplomat

Ramsay's is the only recorded likeness. A portrait called Sir Andrew Mitchell purchased for the Gallery, Christie's, 13 July 1928, lot 56, proved incorrectly named. It was sold in December 1931 to A. Mitchell-Innes of Bedford.

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.