Admiral; began his career at sea with Lord Anson on his voyage around the world in 1740. One of the leading commanders of his day and a prominent figure in the administration of the Navy. A close friend of Joshua Reynolds who painted his portrait many times.
Where to see this painting?
National Portrait Gallery, London
St Martin’s Place, London, Greater London, England, WC2H 0HE
If you are planning a visit to see this painting, check with the collection first. Paintings can be moved at short notice.