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Charles James Fox

Charles James Fox, by Unknown artist, circa 1795-1800 -NPG 1310a - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Mid-Georgian Portraits Catalogue

Charles James Fox

by Unknown artist
circa 1795-1800
6 1/4 in. x 4 1/4 in. (159 mm x 114 mm)
NPG 1310a

Inscriptionback to top

Inscribed bottom right in blue: Mr Fox.

This portraitback to top

NPG 1310a and b, suggesting a benign and forceful Fox, are doubtless by the same hand. The inscriptions appear to be written by different hands.

Physical descriptionback to top

White hair, wearing a blue coat.

Provenanceback to top

Presented by the Hon Philip Stanhope (later Lord Weardale) 1902.

Exhibitionsback to top

Bicentennial Center Opening, Yorktown, Va., 1976.


This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: John Ingamells, National Portrait Gallery: Mid-Georgian Portraits 1760-1790, National Portrait Gallery, 2004, 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.

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