John Francis Rigaud, 1742–1810, French, active in Britain (from 1771), Captain Vincenzo Lunardi with his Assistant George Biggin, and Mrs. Letitia Anne Sage, in a Balloon, 1785, Oil on copper, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Rt. Hon. Sir John Rushout by Godfrey Kneller, 1716 - Sir John Rushout, 4th Baronet (1685 –1775) was a British politician & long-serving Member of Parliament, eventually serving as Father of the House. Sir John was the fourth son of Sir James Rushout, 1st Baronet & inherited the baronetcy upon the death of his nephew in 1711. He was educated at Eton, and from 1710 on he was Captain in the Horse Guards for two years.