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John Emery (1777-1822), Actor

Sitter associated with 7 portraits
Artist associated with 1 portrait
The actor John Emery spent most his career at Covent Garden, often playing farmers and other country characters. This miniature shows him in a typical role. Emery was also an artist, and exhibited at the Royal Academy of Arts.

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Thomas Brutton

by Samuel William Reynolds Jr, after John Emery
mezzotint, published 1842
NPG D32249