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A selection of images with interesting words, inscriptions, dedications and autographs.

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An Indian of ye Outawas Tribe & his Family going to War, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(72)

An Indian of ye Outawas Tribe & his Family going to War

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink and watercolour, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(72)

Thomas Augustine Arne, after Francesco Bartolozzi - NPG 1130

Thomas Augustine Arne

after Francesco Bartolozzi
hand-coloured etching, 1770-1782, based on a work of circa 1770
NPG 1130

Unknown woman, formerly known as Sarah Siddons (née Kemble), by Unknown artist - NPG 2425

Unknown woman, formerly known as Sarah Siddons (née Kemble)

by Unknown artist
pencil and red chalk, late 18th or early 19th century
NPG 2425

Catharine Macaulay (née Sawbridge), by Robert Edge Pine - NPG 5856

Catharine Macaulay (née Sawbridge)

by Robert Edge Pine
oil on canvas, circa 1775
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5856

James Wolfe, by Elizabeth Christiana Cavendish (née Hervey), Duchess of Devonshire - NPG 688

James Wolfe

by Elizabeth Christiana Cavendish (née Hervey), Duchess of Devonshire
pencil and watercolour, circa 1780-1800
NPG 688

James Boswell, after Sir Thomas Lawrence - NPG 2755

James Boswell

after Sir Thomas Lawrence
pencil and wax crayon on paper, circa 1830-1839, based on a work of circa 1790-1795
NPG 2755

Gabriel Goodman, copy by George Perfect Harding, after  Unknown artist - NPG 2414

Gabriel Goodman

copy by George Perfect Harding, after Unknown artist
watercolour, early 19th century
NPG 2414

James Barry, by William Evans - NPG 441

James Barry

by William Evans
black crayon and wash on paper, circa 1805
NPG 441

William Vincent, by George Perfect Harding, after  William Owen - NPG 2418

William Vincent

by George Perfect Harding, after William Owen
watercolour and bodycolour, before 1822, based on a work of 1811
NPG 2418

John Rennie Sr, by William Bain, after  Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey - NPG 679

John Rennie Sr

by William Bain, after Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey
bronze medal, 1822, based on a work of 1818
NPG 679

Group of four figures, by Sir George Hayter - NPG 2662(17)

Group of four figures

by Sir George Hayter
pencil and ink, 1820
NPG 2662(17)

Gallery rails, by Sir George Hayter - NPG 2662(30)

Gallery rails

by Sir George Hayter
ink and wash, circa 1820
NPG 2662(30)