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George Henry Harlow (1787-1819), Portrait painter

Sitter associated with 3 portraits
Artist associated with 80 portraits
Harlow trained as a painter, first under Hendrik Frans de Cort, then under Samuel Drummond and finally with Thomas Lawrence. He first exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1804, with a portrait of Dr Thornton, after which he concentrated on portrait painting. Harlow became highly regarded as a portrait painter, and was skilled in a variety of medium including oils, pencil, chalk and crayon. He produced many portraits of actors and actresses

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1108

Jane Porter

by George Henry Harlow
pencil, 1800s
NPG 1108

1109

Anna Maria Porter

by George Henry Harlow
pencil, circa 1805
NPG 1109

2136

Robert William Elliston

by George Henry Harlow
oil on canvas, engraved 1808
NPG 2136

1333

George Henry Harlow

by George Henry Harlow
pencil and chalk, 1810
NPG 1333

617

Sir Henry Rowley Bishop

attributed to George Henry Harlow
oil on canvas, circa 1810
NPG 617

2812

George Dance

by George Henry Harlow
pencil and chalk, 1814
NPG 2812

3097a

Charles Mathews

by George Henry Harlow
pencil, 1814
NPG 3097a

2813

Thomas Rowlandson

by George Henry Harlow
pencil heightened with red chalk, 1814
NPG 2813

969

James Northcote

by George Henry Harlow
oil on panel, circa 1817
NPG 969

782

George Henry Harlow

by John Jackson, after George Henry Harlow
pencil, circa 1819 (circa 1818)
NPG 782

D11364

Mr Howard

by William Say, after George Henry Harlow
mezzotint, circa 1803-1834
NPG D11364

D36166

Robert William Elliston

by Charles Turner, after George Henry Harlow
mezzotint, published 1808
NPG D36166

D1856

Robert William Elliston

by Charles Turner, after George Henry Harlow
mezzotint, published 1808
NPG D1856

D1857

Robert William Elliston

by Charles Turner, after George Henry Harlow
mezzotint, published 1808
NPG D1857

D35784

Maria Rebecca Davison (née Duncan)

by Charles Turner, published by John Peter Thompson, after George Henry Harlow
mezzotint, published 1809
NPG D35784

D35785

Maria Rebecca Davison (née Duncan)

by Charles Turner, published by John Peter Thompson, after George Henry Harlow
hand-coloured mezzotint, published 1809
NPG D35785

D36264

Charles Mayne Young

by Charles Turner, after George Henry Harlow
mezzotint with aquatint border, published 1809
NPG D36264

D1728

Maria Rebecca Davison (née Duncan)

by Charles Turner, published by John Peter Thompson, after George Henry Harlow
mezzotint, published 1809
NPG D1728

D4965

Charles Mayne Young

by Charles Turner, after George Henry Harlow
mezzotint, 1809
NPG D4965

D8856

Charles Mayne Young

by Charles Turner, after George Henry Harlow
mezzotint, published 1809
NPG D8856

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