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Record Type: Person
George III, King of Great Britain (English king, 1738-1820)

Note: Son of Frederick, Prince of Wales, and Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha. He was king during a period when Britain won an empire in the Seven Years’ War but lost its American colonies, and then, after the struggle against Revolutionary and Napoleonic France, emerged as a leading power in Europe. During the last years of his life (from 1811) he was intermittently mentally incapacitated, when his son, the future George IV, acting as regent.

Names:
George III, King of Great Britain (preferred,V,display,LC,English-P,NA,U)
George III, Elector and King of Hanover (V)
George William Frederick (V,English,NA,U)
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich (V,German,NA,U)
Georges III, roi de Grande-Bretagne (V,French,NA,U)
Georg III. Großbritannien, König (V,German,NA,U)
George III, re di Gran Bretagna e Irlanda (V,Italian,NA,U)
George III, King (V)
King George III (V)
George III (V)

Nationalities:
British (modern) (preferred)
English

Roles:
king (preferred)
elector
artist
patron
draftsman

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)
Died:  London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)

Events:
reign:   King of Great Britain and King of Ireland from 25 October 1760 until the union of the two countries on 1 January 1801, after which he was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland  United Kingdom (Europe) (nation)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
child of ....  Frederick Louis, Prince of Wales  
..............  (British prince, 1707-1751) [500255967]
consort was ....  Charlotte, Queen consort of George III  
....................  (British queen consort, 1744-1818) [500279813]
employee was ....  Bartolozzi, Francesco  
......................  (Italian engraver, 1727-1815) [500032318]
grandchild of ....  Caroline, Queen consort of George II  
........................  (British queen consort, 1683-1737) [500249124]
grandchild of ....  George II, King of Great Britain  
........................  (British king, 1683-1760) [500353655]
grandparent of ....  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain  
..........................  (English queen and patron, 1819-1901) [500022428]
great-grandchild of ....  George I, King of Great Britain  
....................................  (British king, 1660-1727) [500373198]
member of ....  Hanover, House of  
................  (English dynasty of rulers and patrons, active from 18th century) [500373193]
nephew/niece of ....  William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland  
............................  (English noble and patron, 1721-1765) [500373194]
parent of ....  Augustus Frederick, Prince, Duke of Sussex  
................  (English prince and painter, 1773-1843) [500087945]
parent of ....  Charlotte, Queen, Consort of Frederick I  
................  (British princess, 1766-1828, German queen consort) [500108294]
parent of ....  George IV, King of Great Britain  
................  (English king, 1762-1830) [500234768]
parent of ....  William IV, King of Great Britain  
................  (English king and patron, 1765-1837) [500373195]
relative by marriage (in-law) ....  Albert, Prince of Schleswig-Holstein-Glücksburg  
....................................................  (British prince consort, 1819-1861) [500013694]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Non-Artists
 ........  George III, King of Great Britain (I)

Additional Parents:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  George III, King of Great Britain (I)

Biographies:
(English king, 1738-1820) ..... [VP Preferred]
(British artist, 1738-1820) ..... [WCI]
(British artist, 1738-1820) ..... [WCP]
(British artist, 1738-1820) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(British king, 1738-1820) ..... [AVERY]

Sources and Contributors:
George III ........ [WCI Preferred]
........................  Witt Computer Index database
George III, Elector and King of Hanover ........ [VP]
...........................................................................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 25 March 2003
George III, King ........ [VP, WCP Preferred, WL-Courtauld]
...................................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
...................................  Witt Library, Authority files
George III, King of Great Britain ........ [VP Preferred]
.................................................................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 25 March 2003
.................................................................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) n 79061402
George III, re di Gran Bretagna e Irlanda ........ [VP]
.............................................................................  VIAF: Virtual International Authority File [online] (2009-) Vatican Library
Georges III, roi de Grande-Bretagne ........ [VP]
......................................................................  VIAF: Virtual International Authority File [online] (2009-) National Library of France
George William Frederick ........ [VP]
.................................................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
Georg III. Großbritannien, König ........ [VP]
....................................................................  VIAF: Virtual International Authority File [online] (2009-) DNB
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich ........ [VP]
...............................................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
King George III ........ [VP, WL-Courtauld]
.................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules

Subject: ........ [AVERY, VP, WCI, WCP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 25 March 2003
....................  LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.]
....................  Witt Computer Index database
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
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