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John Tidcomb

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John Tidcomb, by Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt, circa 1705 -NPG 3229 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Later Stuart Portraits Catalogue

John Tidcomb

by Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
circa 1705
36 in. x 28 in. (914 mm x 711 mm)
NPG 3229

Inscriptionback to top

The original canvas inscribed Leiut: Gennerll. Tidcombe1
Signed, bottom left: G Kneller.

1 Probably indicating a date of 1707.

This portraitback to top

The Kit-Cat Club portrait.

Referenceback to top

Rogers 1983
M. Rogers, ‘John and John Baptist Closterman: a catalogue of their works’, Wal. Soc., XLIX, no.97.

Stewart 1983
J. D. Stewart, Godfrey Kneller, 1983, no.747 as c.1705.

Exhibitionsback to top

Beningbrough 1978–.

Reproductionsback to top

J. Faber II 1735 (J. Chaloner Smith, British Mezzotinto Portraits, 208/32).


This extended catalogue entry is from the National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: John Ingamells, National Portrait Gallery: Later Stuart Portraits 1685–1714, National Portrait Gallery, 2009, 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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