William Makepeace Thackeray(1811-1863), Novelist
Sitter in 43 portraits
Artist of 2 portraits
Novelist; contributed to a variety of newspapers and journals, including Punch, with his own illustrations; First achieved success with Vanity Fair, 1847-8, after an early career as a journalist; Pendennis and The Newcomes confirmed his status as a major novelist.
by Elkington & Co, after Sir Joseph Edgar Boehm, 1st Bt, after James Deville