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Colonel Sir Banastre Tarleton (1754–1833), Sir Joshua Reynolds, National Portrait Gallery

Mrs. Grace Dalrymple Elliott (1754?–1823), 1778, Thomas Gainsborough (English, Sudbury 1727–1788 London). This full-length of the statuesque Mrs. Elliott—a Scottish lady of great beauty but easy virtue—was apparently commissioned by her lover, the first marquis of Cholmondeley, and was exhibited at the R.A. in 1778. Its elegance, delicate coloring, and fluid handling reflect the influence of Van Dyck. (c) Metropolitan Museum of Art

Portrait by Pietro Annigoni (1910-1988)

Hans Holbein the Younger, Portrait of a Member of the Wedigh Family, 1533. Oil on wood, 15.4 x 11. 8 in. (39 x 30 cm). Metropolitan Museum, New York

John Riley's portrait of Charles ll and a frame by Grinling Gibbons by Martin Beek, via Flickr.

The Marriage of Giovanni Arnolfini and Giovanna Cenami; 1434- Jan van Eyck

Christian Seybold´s detail (1768) Amazing!

John Singer Sargent's portrait of Carolus Duran