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George Romney

 (1734 - 1802)
George Romney was active/lived in United Kingdom, England.  George Romney is known for Portrait and historical painting.

Self-portrait, bust-length, in a red coat

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George Romney (1734-1802)

Ranking behind only Joshua Reynolds and Thomas Gainsborough as the top English portrait painter of his era, George Romney is an  ancestor of American businessman George W. Romney (1907-1995) and former Massachusetts governor and presidential nominee (2012) Mitt Romney.

He had craftsmanship of a high order (his pictures are nearly all in an admirable state of preservation), a real talent for drawing, a native simplicity of eye and mind that permitted him to concentrate on essentials, and a prodigious capacity for work.

George Romney was born on December 26, 1734 at Beckside, Lancashire, England.  He was at first apprenticed to a wood carver.  In 1762 he went off to London, deser   ...  Displaying 750 of 5981 characters.

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PORTRAIT OF EDWARD WORTLEY MONTAGU (1713-1776)
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Portrait of Elizabeth Ramus (1751-1848), daughter of Nicholas Ramus and subsequently wife of Baron de Nougal, half-length, in a pink dress with gold trim and a green shawl, her hair tied with a gold-embroidered white muslin scarf
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PORTRAIT OF GEORGE, LORD BROOKE (1772-1786), SON OF GEORGE GREVILLE, 2ND EARL OF WARWICK, WITH A DOG
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