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Sir Richard Westmacott

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Sir Richard Westmacott, by William Brockedon, 1844 -NPG 2515(95) - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Regency Portraits Catalogue

Sir Richard Westmacott

by William Brockedon
14 1/4 in. x 10 1/2 in. (362 mm x 267 mm)
NPG 2515(95)

Inscriptionback to top

Dated: 18.6.4

This portraitback to top

The drawing is probably ad vivum and is accompanied in the Brockedon album by a letter from Westmacott at the British Museum asking Brockedon for a consultation as draughtsman to Layard.

Physical descriptionback to top

Head and shoulders to left, white hair, grey eyes, pink complexion.

This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Walker, Regency Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, 1985, 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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