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Sir William Chambers RA (1723-1796) was a Swedish architect, based in London. Among his best known works are Somerset House, London, and the pagoda at Kew. Also the Dunmore Pineapple and Dundas House. He was a founder member of the Royal Academy.

Mrs. Richard Brinsley Sheridan, 1785-1787 by Thomas Gainsborough Andrew W. Mellon Collection

The Countess of Sussex by Paulus Van Somer (1576/78-1622) a Flemish artist who arrived in England from Antwerp during the reign of King James I of England and became one of the leading painters of the royal court. Which countess of Suffolk this is, I don't know, could be Bridget Morison, wife of Robert Radcliffe, the 5th earl. (His mother was Elizabeth Howard, the half-sister of the Elizabeth Howard who was Anne Boleyn's mother.)

Self-portrait, c.1788 Sir Joshua Reynolds. The Preeminent British artist of his day in Georgian England. A studio replica of Reynolds's original of c.1788 in the Royal Collection (London 1986, no.149). The sitter's left arm, which in the original is raised as if in the act of painting, has been lowered. (c) Dulwich Picture Gallery

Chinese artist Tan Che Qua visited Georgian London (1769-1772) and exhibited at the Royal Academy. He is painted in Johann Zoffany's The Portraits of the Academicians of the Royal Academy, 1771-72 top left hand corner (detail below) and one of his clay work models. Article:

Princess Amelia (after a painting in the Royal Collection, Windsor) Sir William Beechey,

Francesco Bartolozzi

❤ - Narcissus. Francesco Bartolozzi.

Thalia by Bartolozzi

Zephyrus. Francesco Bartolozzi.