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The appearance of pets and animals in portraits can give clues to a sitter's lifestyle or social status. Sometimes they are used by the artist or the sitter as accessories, fashion statements or to add interest to a composition. Their appearance can also serve as a symbolic reference. A selection of images that depict real pets and animals or representations of animals. See also: 'Shells and fossils', 'Transport and vehicles - Animals' (Accessory), 'Fur accessories' (Dress) and 'Taxidermy' (Theme)

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Bampfylde Moore Carew, by Richard Phelps - NPG 5562

Bampfylde Moore Carew

by Richard Phelps
oil on canvas, 1750
NPG 5562

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)

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)

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)

Vincenzo Martinelli, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(53)

Vincenzo Martinelli

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pencil, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(53)

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 John Shelley, 4th Bt, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(44)

Sir John Shelley, 4th Bt

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pencil, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(44)

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)

Robert Clive, 1st Baron Clive, studio of Nathaniel Dance (later Sir Nathaniel Holland, Bt) - NPG 39

Robert Clive, 1st Baron Clive

studio of Nathaniel Dance (later Sir Nathaniel Holland, Bt)
oil on canvas, circa 1773 or after
NPG 39

George Stubbs, after Ozias Humphry - NPG 1399

George Stubbs

after Ozias Humphry
watercolour and pencil, 1777-1779
NPG 1399