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William Makepeace Thackeray (1811-1863), Novelist

Sitter in 42 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.

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William Makepeace Thackeray

by Charlet & Jacotin
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
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Ax30391

William Makepeace Thackeray

by Cundall, Downes & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, 1863
NPG Ax30391

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William Makepeace Thackeray

by and after Ernest Edwards
albumen carte-de-visite, (circa 1863)
NPG Ax17819

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William Makepeace Thackeray

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, after Ernest Edwards
albumen carte-de-visite, (circa 1863)
NPG Ax18323

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William Makepeace Thackeray

by Ernest Edwards
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1863
NPG Ax11941

Ax28572

William Makepeace Thackeray

by Barraud & Jerrard, after Ernest Edwards
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s (circa 1863)
NPG Ax28572

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William Makepeace Thackeray

by Ernest Edwards
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1863
NPG x197171

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Authors and Novelists

published by Hughes & Edmonds
albumen print, published 1876
NPG Ax132899

Ax29921

William Makepeace Thackeray

by Unknown photographer
photogravure
NPG Ax29921

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William Makepeace Thackeray

by H.W. Smith
line and stipple engraving, circa 1850
NPG D15875

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William Makepeace Thackeray

after Samuel Lawrence
etching, (1852)
NPG D20223

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William Makepeace Thackeray

by Francis Holl, after Samuel Laurence
stipple engraving, published 1853
NPG D19422

D142

William Makepeace Thackeray

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, early 20th century
NPG D142

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William Makepeace Thackeray

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite
NPG Ax9735

Ax7334

William Makepeace Thackeray

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, 1860-1863
NPG Ax7334

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William Makepeace Thackeray

by Caldesi, Blanford & Co
albumen print, early 1860s
NPG Ax38656

Ax4907

William Makepeace Thackeray

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860-1863
NPG Ax4907

Ax4908

William Makepeace Thackeray

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860-1863
NPG Ax4908

Ax9908

William Makepeace Thackeray

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860-1863
NPG Ax9908

Ax13823

William Makepeace Thackeray

by Ernest Edwards, published by Lovell Reeve & Co
albumen print, published 1863
NPG Ax13823

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