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Sir Joshua Reynolds, 1723–1792

Sir Jeffery Amherst

Former Title(s):

The Rt. Hon. Sir Jeffrey Amherst [1985, Cormack, YCBA Concise Catalogue]

ca. 1768
Oil on canvas
30 x 25 inches (76.2 x 63.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
armor | army | baron | dark | horse (animal) | man | portrait | riding | sketches | soldier | sword | uniform
Associated People:
Amherst, Jeffrey, first Baron Amherst (1717–1797), army officer
Not on view
IIIF Manifest:

The Noble Horse (II) (The Bunkamaura Museum of Art, 2000-09-02 - 2000-10-22) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

Malcolm Cormack, Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 184, 185, N590.2 A83 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Alexandra Gent, Practice Makes Perfect : Reynold's Painting Technique, National Gallery Technical Bulletin, vol. 35, National Gallery Company, 2014, pp. 14-15, fig. 11, N8554 L65 35 (CONSERVATION, YCBA) vol. 35 is entitled : " Joshua Reynolds in the National Gallery and the Wallace Collection " [ORBIS]

Catherine M. Gordon, British paintings Hogarth to Turner, Frederick Warne, London, 1981, p. 57, ND466 G67 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Grosvenor Gallery, Catalogue of the works of Sir Joshua Reynolds exhibited at the Grosvenor Gallery MDCCCLXXXIII-IV, illustrated with photo-intaglio plates after the originals by Alfred Dawson. , Chiswick Press, London, 1884, p. 61, no. 56, NJ18 R36 G76 + (YCBA) [YCBA]

David Mannings, Sir Joshua Reynolds, a complete catalogue of his paintings , Yale University Press, New Haven, 2000, v. 1, p. 61; v. 2, p. 372, no. 56, fig. 863, NJ18 R36 A12 M35 2000 OVERSIZE (YCBA) [YCBA]

South Kensington Museum, Catalogue of the second special exhibition of national portraits commencing with the reign of William and Mary and ending with the year MDCCC, on loan to the South Kensington museum. May 1, 1867., London, 1867, p. 147, no. 672, N7598 S6 1867 (YCBA) [YCBA]

The Noble Horse, From Pegasus to Thoroughbred , Television Tokyo Channel 12, Ltd., 2000, pp. 87, 131, English catalogue p. 18, no. 73, pl. 73, N7668 H6 N6 2000 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Ellis Waterhouse, Reynolds, Kegan Paul, Trench Trübner, London, 1941, p.59 (Society of Artists 1768), NJ18 R36 W37 (YCBA) [YCBA]

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