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Drawings in ink.

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King Henry VIII; King Henry VII, by Hans Holbein the Younger - NPG 4027

King Henry VIII; King Henry VII

by Hans Holbein the Younger
ink and watercolour, circa 1536-1537
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4027

William Craven, 1st Earl of Craven, copy by George Perfect Harding, after  Unknown artist - NPG 3018

William Craven, 1st Earl of Craven

copy by George Perfect Harding, after Unknown artist
ink and wash, 1800-1853, based on a work of circa 1650
NPG 3018

William Stukeley, by Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG 4266

William Stukeley

by Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
pencil, ink and wash, 4 February 1721
NPG 4266

Thomas Haselden, after an engraving by John Faber Jr - NPG 4122

Thomas Haselden

after an engraving by John Faber Jr
ink and wash, feigned oval, 1740, based on a work of 1740
NPG 4122

Augustus George, Margrave of Baden, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(36)

Augustus George, Margrave of Baden

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(36)

George William Hervey, 2nd Earl of Bristol, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(7)

George William Hervey, 2nd Earl of Bristol

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(7)

John ('Jack') Broughton, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(29)

John ('Jack') Broughton

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(29)

Riches Repps Brown, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(54)

Riches Repps Brown

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(54)

Philip Burlton, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(41)

Philip Burlton

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(41)

Sir John Cope(?), by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(46)

Sir John Cope(?)

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(46)

William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(37)

William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(37)

William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(38)

William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(38)

William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(39)

William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(39)

Michel Descazeaux du Hally, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(9)

Michel Descazeaux du Hally

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(9)

Davy Durrant, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(1)

Davy Durrant

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(1)

Probably Thomas Evans, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(13)

Probably Thomas Evans

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(13)

Matthew Fortescue, 2nd Baron Fortescue, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(4)

Matthew Fortescue, 2nd Baron Fortescue

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(4)

King George II, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(5)

King George II

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(5)

King George II, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(2)

King George II

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(2)

James Johnston, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(6)

James Johnston

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(6)

John Jones, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(43)

John Jones

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(43)

Dodo Heinrich, Freiherr von Knyphausen, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(57)

Dodo Heinrich, Freiherr von Knyphausen

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(57)

Dodo Heinrich, Freiherr von Knyphausen, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(59)

Dodo Heinrich, Freiherr von Knyphausen

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(59)

Mrs Lascelles, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(14)

Mrs Lascelles

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(14)

George Lyttelton, 1st Baron Lyttelton, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(49)

George Lyttelton, 1st Baron Lyttelton

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(49)

Vincenzo Martinelli, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(50)

Vincenzo Martinelli

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(50)

George Bubb Dodington, Baron Melcombe, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(21)

George Bubb Dodington, Baron Melcombe

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(21)

George Bubb Dodington, Baron Melcombe, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(22)

George Bubb Dodington, Baron Melcombe

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
ink and pencil, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(22)

Henry Bromley, 1st Baron Montfort of Horseheath, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(8)

Henry Bromley, 1st Baron Montfort of Horseheath

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(8)

Arthur Onslow, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(48)

Arthur Onslow

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(48)

George Walpole, 3rd Earl of Orford, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(66)

George Walpole, 3rd Earl of Orford

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(66)

Isaac Preston, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(56)

Isaac Preston

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(56)

Sir Samuel Prime, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(45)

Sir Samuel Prime

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(45)

John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(23)

John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(23)

Henry Petty, Earl of Shelburne, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(15)

Henry Petty, Earl of Shelburne

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(15)

Jack Slack, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(30)

Jack Slack

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(30)

Thomas Smallwood, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(31)

Thomas Smallwood

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink and pencil, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(31)

Thomas Smallwood, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(34)

Thomas Smallwood

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(34)

Thomas Tanner, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(12)

Thomas Tanner

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(12)

Daniel Finch, 8th Earl of Winchilsea, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(24)

Daniel Finch, 8th Earl of Winchilsea

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
ink, heightened with pencil, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(24)

Unknown gentleman, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(3)

Unknown gentleman

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(3)

Unknown gentleman, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(10)

Unknown gentleman

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(10)

Unknown rider, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(11)

Unknown rider

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(11)

Unknown gentleman, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(25)

Unknown gentleman

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink and pencil, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(25)

Unknown gentleman, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(26)

Unknown gentleman

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(26)

Unknown gentleman, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(27)

Unknown gentleman

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(27)

Unknown gentleman, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(28)

Unknown gentleman

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(28)

Unknown gentleman, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(32)

Unknown gentleman

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(32)

Unknown gentleman, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(33)

Unknown gentleman

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(33)

Unknown gentleman, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(35)

Unknown gentleman

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(35)

Hanoverian Grenadier, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(40)

Hanoverian Grenadier

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(40)

Austro-Hungarian (?) Grenadier, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(42)

Austro-Hungarian (?) Grenadier

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(42)

Unknown gentleman, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(51)

Unknown gentleman

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(51)

Unknown gentleman, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(55)

Unknown gentleman

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(55)

Unknown gentleman, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(58)

Unknown gentleman

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(58)

Two militia men, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(61)

Two militia men

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(61)

Militia soldier, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(62)

Militia soldier

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(62)

Militia soldier, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(63)

Militia soldier

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(63)