Friday, 12 September 2014

George Richmond - part 5

1861 or after George Richmond by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30.3 x 22.7 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London
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 see part 1. For earlier works see parts 1 - 4 also.This is part 5 of a 5 - part post on the works of George Richmond. Note: A number of these images are the engravings 'after George Richmond' from the National Portrait Gallery, London.


1872 Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil oil on canvas 130.8 x 97.8 cm All Souls College, University of Oxford UK


1872 William Page Wood, Baron Hatherley oil on canvas 237.5 x 146.1 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London


after 1872 William Page Wood, Baron Hatherley by John Richardson Jackson, after George Richmond mezzotint 72.3 x 44.7 cm (sheet) © National Portrait Gallery, London


1873 Most Reverend Charles Thomas Longley, DD, Archbishop of Canterbury oil on canvas 78.7 x 63.5 cm Keble College, University of Oxford UK

Date? Charles Thomas Longley, Bishop of Durham oil on canvas 140 x 110 approx. Auckland Castle, Bishop Auckland, County Durham UK

Date? Charles Thomas Longley, Archbishop of Canterbury 139 x 110 cm Lambeth Palace, London

1874 Henry Hancock oil on canvas 91 x 71 cm Hunterian Museum, Royal College of Surgeons of England, London


1875 Thomas Henry Wyatt, PRIBA oil on canvas 62 x 47 cm The Royal Institute of British Architects, London


1876 or after Francis George Hugh Seymour, 5th  Marquess of Hertford by Charles Holl, after George Richmond stipple engraving 29 x 22.6 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

before 1877 Francis George Hugh Seymour, 5th  Marquess of Hertford by John Richardson Jackson, after George Richmond mezzotint 46.4 x 36.6 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London


1876 Granville George Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl Granville chalk 58.1 x 46.7 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1876 Juliana Pole-Carew, Lady Robartes oil on canvas 91.5 x 71 cm National Trust, Lanhydrock, Bodmin, Cornwall UK

1876c Portrait of Charlotte Bronte from a collection of lithographed engravings published by F. J. Stainforth stipple engraving by James Charles Armytage, after George Richmond. Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, New York

1877 Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour chalk 43.5 x 31.5 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1877 John Thornton Leslie-Melville, 9th Earl of Leven and 8th Earl of Melville by John Douglas Miller, after George Richmond mezzotint 34.3 x 25.2 cm (sheet) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1877 Reverend Edward Stuart Talbot, Warden oil on canvas 101.6 x 76.2 cm Keble College, University of Oxford UK

1877 Sir George Gilbert Scott Sr chalk 47 x 31.8 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

1877 Sir George Gilbert Scott  oil on canvas 65 x 45.5 cm © Royal Academy of Arts, London


1878 Sir George Gilbert Scott, RA, PRIBA, RGM oil on canvas 71 x 63 cm RIBA Library Drawings and Archives Collections, London

1877 Sir Henry Wentworth Acland, 1st Bt by Charles Holl, after George Richmond autotype 30.4 x 22.7 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London


1878 Sir William Stirling-Maxwell, 9th Bt by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30.1 x 22.6 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1878 William John Legh, 1st Baron Newton oil on canvas 110.5 x 90 cm National Trust, Lyme Park, Stockport UK

1880 Sir Samuel Hoare MP oil on canvas 94 x 61 cm Norwich Civic Portrait Collection UK

1881 Portrait of George Eliot graphite 11 x 7.4 cm Metropolitan Museum of art, New York

1884 Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Halifax by John Douglas Miller, published by Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co, after George Richmond mezzotint 50.2 x 37.9 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1885 Archibald Campbell Tait, Snell Exhibitioner and Scholar, Fellow, Headmaster of Rugby, Bishop of London, Archbishop of Canterbury oil on canvas 91.4 x 71.1 cm Balliol College, University of Oxford UK

1889 Possibly Sir Edward Baker, 2nd Bt by Charles William Sherborn, after George Richmond etching 13.8 x 10.4 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

1890 Edward Bouverie Pusey oil on canvas 74.9 x 62.2 cm Christ Church, University of Oxford UK

1890c Edward Bouverie Pusey black and white chalk 71.8 x 55.9 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

Note: I do not have dates for the following works.


Autumn, near Brasted Chart watercolour, highlighted with white over graphite on paper 16.1 x 18 cm The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge UK

Benjamin Harrison by Charles Holl, after George Richmond stipple engraving 29.1 x 22.7 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

Charles Dickens pen and brown ink on paper 16.5 x 10.5 cm © Fine Art Society

Daniel Moore oil on canvas 75 x 62 cm St Catharine's College, University of Cambridge UK

Drapery Study, Man Kneeling graphite and bodycolour on paper 28.3 x 21 cm © The Samuel Courtauld Trust, The Courtauld Gallery, London

Francis Knyvett Leighton oil on canvas 127 x 100.3 cm All Souls College, University of Oxford UK

George Smith by Francis Holl, after George Richmond stipple engraving 58.7 x 42.8 cm (sheet) © National Portrait Gallery, London

H. B. Stowe by John Angel james Wilcox, after George Richmond stipple engraving 21.7 x 13.3 cm Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, New York

Harvey Goodwin after George Richmond mezzotint 42.1 x 32.6 cm (sheet) © National Portrait Gallery, London

Head of a Man in a Turban graphite, watercolour and body-colour on paper 20.3 x 15.7 cm © The Samuel Courtauld Trust, The Courtauld Gallery, London

Henry Howard Molyneux Herbert, 4th Earl of Carnarvon by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30.3 x 22.5 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

Henry Parry Liddon, DD, Benefactor oil on canvas 77.5 x 63.5 cm Keble College, University of Oxford UK


Hon. James Archibald Stuart-Wortley by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 29.6 x 23.2 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

Maharani Chund Kowr alias Rani Jindan oil on panel 45.1 x 61.3 cm

Philip Pusey by Walker & Boutall, after George Richmond photogravure 15.4 x 10.6 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

Ploughing: Study for "The Mantle of Elijah" oil on panel 21.7 x 58.7 cm The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge UK

Portrait of an Unidentified Man oil on canvas 105.4 x 74.9 cm Nottingham City Museums and Galleries UK

Portrait of Sir Rowland Hill K.C.B. watercolour heightened with pencil 41 x 29.5 cm Private Collection

Robert Curzon, 14th Baron Zouche when Hon. Robert Curzon by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 30.8 x 23.2 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

Robert Hichens by William Holl Sr, or by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond stipple engraving 41.4 x 30.3 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir Edward Baker, 2nd Bt by John Richardson Jackson, after George Richmond mezzotint © National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir Robert Harry Inglis oil on canvas 238.8 x 144.8 cm University of Oxford UK

The Burial of the Virgin  oil on panel 47 x 88.9 cm Birmingham Museums Trust UK

The Lovers oil on panel 49.8 x 68.2 cm Private Collection

Thomas Worsley, Fellow, Master of Downing College oil on canvas 127 x 101.6 cm Colleges in the University of Cambridge UK

Walter Kerr Hamilton by John Richardson, after George Richmond mezzotint 41.5 x 32 cm (plate) © National Portrait Gallery, London

William Bird oil on canvas 74.5 x 62 cm Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London

William Jacobson, Vice-Principal of Magdalen Hall, Regius Professor of Divinity, Bishop of Chester oil on canvas 33 x 27.9 cm Hertford College, University of Oxford UK

William Makepeace Thackery chalk The Athenaeum Club, London

William Margetson Heald by John Richardson Jackson, after George Richmond mezzotint 42.8 x 30 cm © National Portrait Gallery, London

William Selwyn, DD, Lady Margaret Professor, Canon of Ely oil on board 94 x 71 cm Faculty of Divinity, University of Cambridge UK

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