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George Romney, 1734–1802, British

James Romney

between 1760 and 1762
Oil on canvas
Support (PTG): 10 1/8 × 8 1/8 inches (25.7 × 20.6 cm)

Label on verso, upper left: “Owner Mellon, Mr. Paul | Artist Romney, George | Title Portrait of James | Romney | National Gallery of Art | PM 6673”

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
costume | man | oval | portrait
Associated People:
Romney, James
Not on view
IIIF Manifest:

David Brenneman, Romney Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Transactions of the Romney Society, vol. 1, 1996, p. 18, NJ18 R65 T7 1996 (YCBA) (serials)

Christie's sale catalogue : Catalogue of Pictures of George Romney ... the Property of Miss Romney ... : 24 - 25 May 1894, Christie's, Christie, Manson & Woods, London, May 24 - 25, 1894, p. 19, lot. no. 205, Available Online ; Art Sales Catalogues Online - Lugt # 52642

Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 190-191, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Exhibition of a special selection from the works by George Romney : including a few portraits of Emma, Lady Hamilton, by other artists., Catalog of an exhibition held at the Grafton Galleries, Summer 1900. , Grafton Galleries, London, p.44, no. 127, Available online : Hathi Trust Record 100441284

Alex Kidson, George Romney : a complete catalogue of his paintings, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, 2015, v. 2, p. 504, cat. no. 1123, col. pl. 1123, NJ18.R65 A12 +K54 2015 v.1-3 (YCBA)

B. E. Maclean-Eltham, George Romney : Paintings in public collections, , The Romney Society, Kendal, Cumbria, England, 1996, p. 50, NJ18 R65 M33 1996

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