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- subject matching 'Eyeglasses and spectacles'

A selection of portraits that depict sitters wearing or using spectacles, monocles, magnifying glasses and other implements to aid vision.

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Dorothy Jordan, by John Hoppner - NPG 7041

Dorothy Jordan

by John Hoppner
oil on canvas, exhibited 1791
On display in Room 17 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 7041

Robert Baddeley, by Silvester Harding - NPG 2541

Robert Baddeley

by Silvester Harding
watercolour and ink on paper, engraved 1794
NPG 2541

Thomas Holcroft; William Godwin, by Sir Thomas Lawrence - NPG 6880

Thomas Holcroft; William Godwin

by Sir Thomas Lawrence
pencil with black and red chalk, 1794
NPG 6880

John William Norie, by Adam Buck, after  Williams (Solomon Williams?) - NPG 1131

John William Norie

by Adam Buck, after Williams (Solomon Williams?)
watercolour, circa 1803
NPG 1131

John Playfair, by Sir Henry Raeburn - NPG 840

John Playfair

by Sir Henry Raeburn
oil on canvas, circa 1811
On display in Room 13 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 840

William Grimaldi, by Mary Ann Grimaldi, after  Louisa Edmeads (née Grimaldi) - NPG 3114

William Grimaldi

by Mary Ann Grimaldi, after Louisa Edmeads (née Grimaldi)
pen and pencil, 1832, based on a work of 1815-1820
NPG 3114

A member of the Council, by Sir George Hayter - NPG 1695(r)

A member of the Council

by Sir George Hayter
pencil, pen and ink, 1820
NPG 1695(r)

Hannah More, by Henry William Pickersgill - NPG 412

Hannah More

by Henry William Pickersgill
oil on canvas, 1822
On display in Room 20 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 412