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Patrick Heatly, East India Administrator, [with faithful hound], (1783 and 1787),by Johan Joseph Zoffany, 1733-1810, German, active in Britain (from 1760), Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

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Johann Zoffany, Charles Towneley in his Sculpture Gallery, 1782, Oil on canvas, 127 x 102 cm, Art Gallery and Museum, Burnley. The excavation sites attracted the British travelers on the Grand Tour, and soon a fever for collecting developed that dominated elegant taste throughout Europe. Charles Towneley (1737-1805) was the most famous of the many English collectors.

Johan Joseph Zoffany RA, 1733–1810, German, active in Britain (from 1760), Self-Portrait with His Daughter Maria Theresa, James Cervetto, and Giacobbe Cervetto, ca. 1780, Oil on canvas, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection cropped to image, frame obscured, recto

Johan Joseph Zoffany, 1733-1810, German, active in Britain (from 1760), David Garrick and Mary Bradshaw in David Garrick's "The Farmer's Return", ca. 1762, Oil on canvas, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection cropped to image, frame obscured, recto

Johan Zoffany’s Self-portrait, 1761 (National Portrait Gallery), holding a porte-crayon with black and white chalk. Click on the image for a short introduction to the history of the porte-crayon by Jacob Simon!

Johan Joseph Zoffany RA, 1733–1810, German, active in Britain (from 1760), The Drummond Family, ca. 1769, Oil on canvas, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection after treatment, cropped to image, recto