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Charles Mayne Young (1777-1856), Actor and comedian

Sitter associated with 23 portraits
Young acted in Liverpool, Manchester and Edinburgh in a variety of roles before appearing as Hamlet at the Haymarket Theatre in London in 1807. Excellent in both tragedy and comedy, he acted with Sarah Siddons and Edmund Kean. He retired with the wish to be remembered at his best.

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The Trial of Queen Caroline 1820

by Sir George Hayter
oil on canvas, 1820-1823
On display in Room 17 at the National Portrait Gallery
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Charles Mayne Young

by Henry Collen
watercolour on ivory, 1824
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Charles Mayne Young

by John Linnell
chalk, circa 1840
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Charles Mayne Young

by Charles Turner, after George Henry Harlow
mezzotint with aquatint border, published 1809
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Charles Mayne Young

by Charles Turner, after George Henry Harlow
mezzotint, 1809
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Charles Mayne Young

by Charles Turner, after George Henry Harlow
mezzotint, published 1809
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Charles Mayne Young

by Charles Turner, published by James Dunford, after George Henry Harlow
mezzotint, published 1 December 1812
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Charles Mayne Young in 'Julius Caesar'

by Thomas Charles Wageman, published by Simpkin and Marshall, after Thomas Anthony Dean
stipple engraving, published 1822
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Charles Mayne Young

by Thomas Wright, published by and after Abraham Wivell
hand-coloured stipple engraving, published 1822
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Charles Mayne Young

by Thomas Wright, after Abraham Wivell
stipple engraving, published 1822
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Charles Mayne Young

by Thomas Wright, after Abraham Wivell
stipple engraving, published 1822
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Charles Mayne Young

by Thomas Wright, after Abraham Wivell
stipple engraving, published 1822
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Charles Mayne Young

by Thomas Wright, after Abraham Wivell
stipple engraving, published 1822
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Charles Mayne Young

by Maxim Gauci, printed by Graf & Soret, after Eden Upton Eddis
hand-coloured lithograph, 1824-1854
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Charles Mayne Young

by Henry Collen
mezzotint, published 1826
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Charles Mayne Young

by Henry Collen
mezzotint, published 1826
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Charles Mayne Young

by Maxim Gauci, after Eden Upton Eddis
lithograph, 1830s
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Charles Mayne Young

by Maxim Gauci, after Eden Upton Eddis
lithograph, 1830s
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Charles Mayne Young as Brutus in 'Julius Caesar'

by Richard James Lane, printed by Jérémie Graf, published by John Mitchell, after Alfred Edward Chalon
hand-coloured lithograph, published 17 December 1838
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