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Domenico Brucciani

(1815-1880)

Artist associated with 23 portraits
Plaster figure maker. Born near Lucca, Italy, Brucciani came to England with his father. He established a Gallery of Casts in Covent Garden and became the leading figure maker in London. He worked for the South Kensington Museum (now the Victoria and Albert Museum), the British Museum and the National Portrait Gallery, taking casts of items in their collections and of monuments elsewhere.

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Robert, Duke of Normandy, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Unknown artist - NPG 440

Robert, Duke of Normandy

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1877 (circa 1280)
NPG 440

Eleanor of Castile, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  William Torel - NPG 345

Eleanor of Castile

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after William Torel
electrotype, 1873 (1291-1293)
On display in Medieval stairs: North Stairs at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 345

King Henry III, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  William Torel - NPG 341

King Henry III

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after William Torel
electrotype, 1873 (circa 1291)
On display in Medieval stairs: North Stairs at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 341

King Edward II, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Unknown artist - NPG 439

King Edward II

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1877 (circa 1330s)
NPG 439

Philippa of Hainault, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Jean de Liège - NPG 346

Philippa of Hainault

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Jean de Liège
electrotype, 1873 (circa 1367)
NPG 346

King Edward III, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Unknown artist - NPG 332

King Edward III

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1873 (circa 1377-1380)
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 332

Edward, Prince of Wales, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Unknown artist - NPG 396

Edward, Prince of Wales

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1875 (circa 1377)
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 396

Anne of Bohemia, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Nicholas Broker, and  Godfrey Prest - NPG 331

Anne of Bohemia

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Nicholas Broker, and Godfrey Prest
electrotype, 1873 (circa 1395-1397)
On display in Medieval stairs: North Stairs at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 331

King Richard II, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Nicholas Broker, and  Godfrey Prest - NPG 330

King Richard II

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Nicholas Broker, and Godfrey Prest
electrotype, 1873 (circa 1395-1397)
On display in Medieval stairs: North Stairs at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 330

King Henry IV, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Unknown artist - NPG 397

King Henry IV

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1875 (circa 1408-1427)
On display in Medieval stairs: South Stairs at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 397

Joanna of Navarre, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Unknown artist - NPG 398

Joanna of Navarre

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1875 (circa 1408-1427)
On display in Medieval stairs: South Stairs at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 398

Elizabeth of York, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Pietro Torrigiano - NPG 291

Elizabeth of York

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Pietro Torrigiano
electrotype, 1870 (circa 1512-1518)
On display in Medieval stairs: South Stairs at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 291

King Henry VII, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Pietro Torrigiano - NPG 290

King Henry VII

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Pietro Torrigiano
electrotype, 1870 (circa 1512-1519)
On display in Medieval stairs: South Stairs at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 290

Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Unknown artist - NPG 359

Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1873 (circa 1560-1565)
NPG 359

Margaret Douglas, Countess of Lennox, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Unknown artist - NPG 358

Margaret Douglas, Countess of Lennox

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1873 (1578)
NPG 358

Queen Elizabeth I, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Maximilian Colte - NPG 357

Queen Elizabeth I

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Maximilian Colte
electrotype, 1873 (circa 1605-1607)
NPG 357

Mary, Queen of Scots, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Cornelius and William Cure - NPG 307

Mary, Queen of Scots

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Cornelius and William Cure
electrotype, 1870 (circa 1606-1616)
NPG 307

Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban, by Elkington & Co, cast by  Domenico Brucciani, after  Unknown artist - NPG 408

Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, circa 1875 (1630s)
NPG 408

Samuel Johnson, by Domenico Brucciani, after  William Cumberland Cruikshank, and  James Hoskins - NPG 498a

Samuel Johnson

by Domenico Brucciani, after William Cumberland Cruikshank, and James Hoskins
plaster cast of bust, 1878 (1784)
NPG 498a

Samuel Johnson, by Domenico Brucciani, after  William Cumberland Cruikshank, and  James Hoskins - NPG 498b

Samuel Johnson

by Domenico Brucciani, after William Cumberland Cruikshank, and James Hoskins
plaster cast of bust, 1878 (1784)
NPG 498b

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