Sir John Vanbrugh

John Simon, English, 1675 - 1755
after Godfrey Kneller, English, 1646 - 1723


about 1731-1734

Mezzotint on laid paper

Overall: 13 7/8 × 10 in. (35.3 × 25.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund



Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower left: G. Kneller S.R. Imp: et Mag: Brit: Baronet pinx.; center: S.r John Vanbrugh.; lower right: Sold by J. Smith in Russell Street

Exhibition History

Portraits at Dartmouth, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 10-April 16, 1978.

Publication History

Arthur R. Blumenthal, Portraits at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1978, p. 29, no. 20.


R. E. Lewis, Inc., New York; sold to present collection, 1961.

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