Tuesday, 26 August 2014

George Richmond - part 2

1830c Self-Portrait graphite, heightened with white on buff paper 54.9 x 48 cm The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge UK
George Richmond (1809 - 1896) was an English painter. In his youth he was a member of "The Ancients," a group of followers of William Blake. Later in life he established a career as a portrait painter. He was the son of Thomas Richmond, a miniature-painter, and was the father of painter William Blake Richmond.

For biographical notes on George Richmond, and for earlier works, see part 1 also.
This is part 2 of a 5 - part post on the works of George Richmond. Note: The majority of these images are the engravings 'after George Richmond' from the National Portrait Gallery, London.


1840 Charles and Emma Darwin wedding portraits © English Heritage

1840 Charles Darwin © English Heritage

1840 Emma Darwin watercolour © English Heritage

1840 Sir Philip de Malpas Grey-Egerton, 10th Bt by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 27.8 x 22.7 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1840-45c Sir John Gurney; Charles James Blomfield: Henry Edward Manning pen and ink 22.7 x 19 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1840-56 Hugh Fortescue, 3rd Earl Fortescue by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30.1 x 22.6 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1840-80 Study of a Man Gazing Down pen and brown ink 18 x 13.8 cm Metropolitan Museum of art, New York

1840c Mrs Partridge and her sister Miss Croker pencil and watercolour heightened with white 100 x 67 cm

1841 (William) Bingham Baring, 2nd Baron Ashburton by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 27.9 x 22.8 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1841 Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 28.3 x 22.8 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1841 or after John Walbanke Childers by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 28 x 22.8 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1842 Charles Thornton Cunningham by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 42.9 x 34.1 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1842 Philip Pusey by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30.4 x 22.7 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1842 Ralph Sneyd by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 29 x 23.9 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1843 Henry Hallam chalk 61 x 43.8 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1843 Swinburne and his Sisters watercolour 52.7 x 52.7 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1843 William Ewart Gladstone by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30.2 x 22.7 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1844 (published 1845) by Samuel Cousins, published by and after George Richmond mezzotint 55.9 x 37.2 cm (sheet) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1844 Charlotte Mary Yonge watercolour and chalk 51.1 x 32.7 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1844 George William Lyttelton, 4th Baron Lyttelton by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after George Richmond 30.3 x 22.8 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London


1844 John Newman chalk 41.3 x 33.7 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1844c Richard Monckton Milnes, 1st Baron Houghton chalk 62.9 x 47.6 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1845 Henrietta Synnott; Henry Robert Inglis Synnott by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 38.2 x 27.8 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1845 or after John Robert Townshend, 1st Earl Sydney by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30.3 x 22.5 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

published 1845 Samuel Wilberforce by John Henry Robinson, printed by McQueen (Macqueen), published by Joseph Hogarth, after George Richmond 57.1 x 44 cm (sheet) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1845 Sir Robert Harry Inglis, 2nd Bt chalk 61.3 x 47 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1845 Sir Thomas Dyke Acland, 11th Bt by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 27.9 x 22.6 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1845 Thomas Grenville by James Posselwhite, after George Richmond stipple engraving 61.4 x 39 cm (sheet) © National Portrait Gallery, London

after 1846 Edward Venables Vernon Harcourt by George Brown, after George Richmond stipple engraving 48.4 x 33.4 (sheet) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1846 or after Sir Charles Lemon, 2nd Bt by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30.3 x 22.5 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1847 (1837) Alexander or James Colvin by Richard James Lane, after George Richmond lithograph 33.5 x 25.8 cm (sheet) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1847 James Wentworth Buller by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 29.4 x 22.8 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1847 Joseph John Gurney by Richard James Lane, after George Richmond lithograph 17.5 x 14.6 cm (sheet) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1847 or after Sir William Heathcote, 5th Bt by Joseph Brown, after George Richmond stipple engraving 32.2 x 25.1 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1847 Sidney Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert of Lea by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30.1 x 22.7 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1847-50 Hannah (nee Gurney), Lady Buxton after George Richmond collotype 16.1 x 10.6 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1848 Edward Granville Eliot, 3rd Earl of St Germans by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30.2 x 22.9 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1848 John Chetwynd Talbot by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30.4 x 22.8 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1848 or after Augustus Stafford O'Brien Stafford by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30 x 22.9 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1848 or after Francis Thornhill Baring, 1st Baron Northbrook by William Hol Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30 x 22.5 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London


1848 or after Henry Tufnell by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30.2 x 22.8 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1848 Samuel Rogers chalk 60.3 x 47.6 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1848 William Reginald Courtenay, 11th Earl of Devon by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30.2 x 22.8 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1848 William Webster Fisher oil on canvas 90.2 x 68.6 cm Colleges in the University of Cambridge UK

1848c Study of a Tree watercolour 22.5 x 18.5 cm Metropolitan Museum of art, New York

1849 Harriet Martineau chalk 62.6 x 47.3 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1849 John Bird Sumner chalk 61 x 47 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

published 1849 (1845) Queen Adelaide (Princess Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen) by James Thomson (Thompson), after George Richmond stipple engraving 26.4 x 20.6 cm (sheet) © National Portrait Gallery, London

published 1849 Augustus Short by James Thomson (Thompson), after George Richmond stipple engraving 42.4 x 28.6 cm (sheet) © National Portrait Gallery, London

published 1849 William Pulteney Alison by John Henry Robinson, after George Richmond stipple engraving © National Portrait Gallery, London

1850 A Field near Margate watercolour and gouache on paper 18 x 26.4 cm Tate, London

1850 Charlotte Bronte by Walker & Boutall, after George Richmondcollotype 20.3 x 13.6 cm (sheet) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1850 Charlotte Bronte chalk 60 x 47.6 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1850 Hon. James Archibald Stuart-Wortley by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 29 x 23.9 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1851 Charles John Canning, Earl Canning by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30.4 x 22.6 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1851 Charles John Canning, Earl Canning chalk 61.6 x 47.9 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1851 Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell (nee Stevenson) chalk 61.6 x 47.6 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

2 comments:

  1. Terrific group of images. Thank you for posting !

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