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Frances Burney Diary, 1768-78 (volume 2, part 1)


127 Portraits in set

Early Diary of Frances Burney 1768-78 and Diary and Letters of Madame D'Arblay 1778-1840, re-bound in 25 folio volumes and extra-illustrated throughout with approximately 2,700 engraved portraits and topographical views. The prints and other items interfiled with the text illustrate the people, events and places described by Burney in her account of society and court life at the end of the 18th century.

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Sir Charles Cotterell, possibly by George Perfect Harding, probably after  John Riley - NPG D14318

Sir Charles Cotterell

possibly by George Perfect Harding, probably after John Riley
watercolour, (circa 1687)
NPG D14318

Daniel Defoe, by Michael Vandergucht, after  Jeremiah Taverner - NPG D14278

Daniel Defoe

by Michael Vandergucht, after Jeremiah Taverner
line engraving, published July 1703
NPG D14278

Prince James Francis Edward Stuart, by Louise Madeleine Cochin (née Horthemels), after  Alexis Simon Belle - NPG D14281

Prince James Francis Edward Stuart

by Louise Madeleine Cochin (née Horthemels), after Alexis Simon Belle
line engraving, (circa 1710)
NPG D14281

Joseph Addison, after Michael Dahl - NPG D14343

Joseph Addison

after Michael Dahl
stipple engraving, (1719)
NPG D14343

Paul de Rapin, by Gilles Edme Petit, probably after  Jan Henrik Brandon - NPG D14403

Paul de Rapin

by Gilles Edme Petit, probably after Jan Henrik Brandon
line engraving, 1720s-1750s
NPG D14403

Nathan Bailey, by Johann Christoph Sysang - NPG D14395

Nathan Bailey

by Johann Christoph Sysang
line engraving, circa 1725-1750
NPG D14395

Edmund Waller, by George Vertue, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D14319

Edmund Waller

by George Vertue, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
engraving, circa 1727 (1684)
NPG D14319

Giovanni Carestini, by and published by John Faber Jr, after  George Knapton - NPG D14300

Giovanni Carestini

by and published by John Faber Jr, after George Knapton
mezzotint, published 1735
NPG D14300

Francesco Bernardi ('Senesino'), by Alexander van Aken, after  Thomas Hudson - NPG D14301

Francesco Bernardi ('Senesino')

by Alexander van Aken, after Thomas Hudson
mezzotint, published 1735
NPG D14301

Johann Adolf Hasse, by D.K. Bonatti, after  Bosio - NPG D14267

Johann Adolf Hasse

by D.K. Bonatti, after Bosio
stipple engraving, circa 1740-1760
NPG D14267

Angelo Maria Monticelli, by John Faber Jr, published by  John Bowles, after  Andrea Casali - NPG D14314

Angelo Maria Monticelli

by John Faber Jr, published by John Bowles, after Andrea Casali
mezzotint, published circa 1740-1780
NPG D14314

Horatio Walpole, 1st Baron Walpole of Wolterton, by John Simon, after  Jean Baptiste van Loo - NPG D14348

Horatio Walpole, 1st Baron Walpole of Wolterton

by John Simon, after Jean Baptiste van Loo
mezzotint, 1741 (1739)
NPG D14348

Prince Charles Edward Stuart, by Sir Robert Strange - NPG D14257

Prince Charles Edward Stuart

by Sir Robert Strange
line engraving, circa 1749
NPG D14257

Faustina Hasse (née Bordoni), by Unknown artist - NPG D14266

Faustina Hasse (née Bordoni)

by Unknown artist
etching, circa 1750-1775
NPG D14266

Alexander Russell, by Thomas Trotter, after  Nathaniel Dance (later Sir Nathaniel Holland, Bt) - NPG D14288

Alexander Russell

by Thomas Trotter, after Nathaniel Dance (later Sir Nathaniel Holland, Bt)
etching, circa 1750-1770
NPG D14288

William Wentworth, 2nd Earl of Strafford, by James Macardell, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG D14299

William Wentworth, 2nd Earl of Strafford

by James Macardell, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1762 (1758-1760)
NPG D14299

John Wilkes, by John Sebastian Miller (formerly Johann Sebastian Müller), published by  Carington Bowles - NPG D14332

John Wilkes

by John Sebastian Miller (formerly Johann Sebastian Müller), published by Carington Bowles
line engraving, published 1763
NPG D14332

Charles Townshend, by John Dixon, published by  William Wynne Ryland, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG D14297

Charles Townshend

by John Dixon, published by William Wynne Ryland, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 21 December 1770 (1765-1767)
NPG D14297