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"The Artist and His Son Raphael", 1773, Oil on canvas, painted by Benjamin West, 1738–1820, American, active in Britain (from 1763). Yale Center for British Art.

Johan Joseph Zoffany, Self-Portrait with His Daughter Maria Theresa, James Cervetto, and Giacobbe Cervetto, c. 1780. Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

The Wyndham Sisters: Lady Elcho, Mrs. Adeane, and Mrs. Tennant, 1899 John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)

Anton Raphael Mengs (German, 1728–1779). Self-Portrait, 1776. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 2010 (2010.445) | Whereas Mengs's portraits of prominent sitters are notable for their delicacy, meticulous detail, and refined beauty, his self-portraits are essays in truthfulness.

Benjamin West, Self-portrait, 1819. Smithsonian American Art Museum. West holds a porte-crayon containing white chalk and black chalk or graphite. In the lower right-hand corner, a knife for sharpening and additional pieces of black chalk or graphite.

James Tissot "October" 1877 Updated higher quality, fuller image. James Jacques Joseph Tissot (1836-1902) was a French painter, who spent much of his career in Britain. Tissot exhibited in the Paris Salon and was friends with Edgar Degas and James Whistler. Oil on canvas In the collection of Montreal Museum of Arts (Montreal, Canada)