Open main menu

File:John Wesley by William Hamilton.jpg

Original file(2,125 × 2,621 pixels, file size: 691 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg)

William Hamilton: John Wesley  wikidata:Q28048318 
Artist
creator QS:P170,Q15472
William Hamilton: John Wesley
Title
Portrait of John Wesley
Object type painting
Description
English: Painting given to the National Portrait Gallery, London in 1871. See source website for additional information. This set of images was gathered by User:Dcoetzee from the National Portrait Gallery, London website using a special tool. All images in this batch have been confirmed as author died before 1939 according to the official death date listed by the NPG. Currently on display in John Wesley's House, City Road, London. Said to be the only painting John Wesley ever approved as it is more of a true likeness. The painting was commissioned by James Milbourne, a friend of Wesley who is buried in Wesley's Chapel graveyard.
Depicted people John Wesley
Date 1788
date QS:P571,+1788-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 128 cm (50.3 ″); Width: 101.9 cm (40.1 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,+128.0U174728;P2049,+101.9U174728
institution QS:P195,Q238587
Accession number
NPG 317
References
Source/Photographer

National Portrait Gallery: NPG 317

Nuvola apps important yellow.svg

While Commons policy accepts the use of this media,
one or more third parties have made copyright claims against Wikimedia Commons in relation to the work from which this is sourced or a purely mechanical reproduction thereof. This may be due to recognition of the "sweat of the brow" doctrine, allowing works to be eligible for protection through skill and labour, and not purely by originality as is the case in the United States (where this website is hosted). These claims may or may not be valid in all jurisdictions. As such, use of this image in the jurisdiction of the claimant or other countries may be regarded as copyright infringement. Please see Commons:When to use the PD-Art tag for more information.

See User:Dcoetzee/NPG legal threat for original threat and National Portrait Gallery and Wikimedia Foundation copyright dispute for more information.
This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Licensing for more information.
This is a faithful photographic reproduction of a two-dimensional, public domain work of art. The work of art itself is in the public domain for the following reason:
Public domain

This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or less.


Dialog-warning.svg You must also include a United States public domain tag to indicate why this work is in the public domain in the United States.

The official position taken by the Wikimedia Foundation is that "faithful reproductions of two-dimensional public domain works of art are public domain".
This photographic reproduction is therefore also considered to be in the public domain in the United States. In other jurisdictions, re-use of this content may be restricted; see Reuse of PD-Art photographs for details.

File history

Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time.

Date/TimeThumbnailDimensionsUserComment
current22:14, 21 May 2012Thumbnail for version as of 22:14, 21 May 20122,125 × 2,621 (691 KB)HazhkCropping - figure too small and the image too cumbersome to use in its original size
15:09, 29 March 2009Thumbnail for version as of 15:09, 29 March 20092,400 × 3,046 (1.27 MB)Dcoetzee{{Information |Description=This set of images was gathered by User:Dcoetzee from the National Portrait Gallery, London website using a special tool. This description is for the initial mass upload, and they will be updated to be image-specific in a se

Global file usage

The following other wikis use this file:

View more global usage of this file.