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Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt (1836-1919), Painter and President of the Royal Academy

Later Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Sitter associated with 24 portraits
Artist associated with 4 portraits
Painter; trained in London and Paris, and established his fame with his immense painting, Israel and Egypt, 1867; worked on a number of decorative schemes, his paintings of mythological subjects winning him a considerable contemporary reputation. Appointed the first Slade Professor in 1871, and director of art at South Kensington, 1875, Poynter was influential in introducing French principles of art teaching into England. He later served as Director of the National Gallery, 1894-1904, and President of the Royal Academy, 1896-1918.

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Ax14870

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by John Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14870

Ax17601

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by Lock & Whitfield, published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington
woodburytype, published 1880
NPG Ax17601

Ax27833

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27833

x96607

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1883
NPG x96607

x96608

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1883
NPG x96608

x96609

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1883
NPG x96609

x96610

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1883
NPG x96610

x96611

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1883
NPG x96611

x7386

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by C. Whittingham & Co
platinum print, circa 1891
NPG x7386

x12764

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by Elliott & Fry
albumen cabinet card, 1896
NPG x12764

x136476

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

published by Ogden's
cigarette card, published circa 1896-1907
NPG x136476

x135013

'Luncheon Party at the House of Commons'

by Sir (John) Benjamin Stone
platinum print, 17 July 1908
NPG x135013

x135569

'Luncheon Party at the House of Commons'

by Sir (John) Benjamin Stone
platinum print, 17 July 1908
NPG x135569

x135567

'Luncheon Party at the House of Commons'

probably by Roland Parker Stone, for Sir (John) Benjamin Stone
platinum print, 17 July 1908
NPG x135567

x135568

'Luncheon Party at the House of Commons'

probably by Roland Parker Stone, for Sir (John) Benjamin Stone
platinum print, 17 July 1908
NPG x135568

Ax46102

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by James Russell & Sons
platinum print, 1910s
NPG Ax46102

D5553

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by Alphonse Legros
etching, published 1877
NPG D5553

D20780

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

after Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt
collotype, 1904
NPG D20780

D9904

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

after Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt
collotype, 1904
NPG D9904

x197377

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by Elliott & Fry
albumen cabinet card, 1896
NPG x197377

x159731

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, circa 1916
NPG x159731

D42236

Key to Private View of the Old Masters Exhibition, Royal Academy, 1888

after Henry Jamyn Brooks
photograph, 1919 or after
NPG D42236