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Alfred Thompson (Atn) (active 1862-1876)

Artist of 27 portraits
In the 1870s Thompson was one of an international group of artists who worked for Vanity Fair magazine. They produced caricatures of many of the leading characters of the day, including artists, athletes, royalty, statesmen, scientists, authors, actors, soldiers and scholars. He signed his works 'Atn'.

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2628

John Somerset Pakington, 1st Baron Hampton

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 12 February 1870
NPG 2628

2734

Robert Porrett Collier, 1st Baron Monkswell

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 19 February 1870
NPG 2734

2604

John Townshend, 5th Marquess Townshend

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 26 February 1870
NPG 2604

5784

Frederick Thesiger, 1st Baron Chelmsford

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 5 February 1870
NPG 5784

D3238

Sir Joseph Henry Hawley, 3rd Bt ('The purist of the turf')

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
chromolithograph, published 1870
NPG D3238

D5845

Henry John Rous ('As straight as a reed')

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
chromolithograph, published 1870
NPG D5845

D5966

Sir Joseph Henry Hawley, 3rd Bt ('The purist of the turf')

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
chromolithograph, published 1870
NPG D5966

D8716

John Duke Coleridge, 1st Baron Coleridge

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
chromolithograph, published 1870
NPG D8716

D43417

Frederick Thesiger, 1st Baron Chelmsford ('Statesmen No. 39.')

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 5 February 1870
NPG D43417

D43418

John Somerset Pakington, 1st Baron Hampton ('Statesmen No. 40.')

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 12 February 1870
NPG D43418

D43419

Robert Porrett Collier, 1st Baron Monkswell ('Statesmen No. 41.')

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 19 February 1870
NPG D43419

D43421

William Ballantine ('Men of the Day No. 4.')

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 5 March 1870
NPG D43421

D43422

(John) Evelyn Denison, 1st Viscount Ossington ('Statesmen No. 43.')

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 12 March 1870
NPG D43422

D43423

Sir Robert Peel, 3rd Bt ('Statesmen No. 44.)

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 19 March 1870
NPG D43423

D43425

Sir (Jonathan) Frederick Pollock, 1st Bt ('Judges No. 4.')

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 2 April 1870
NPG D43425

D43426

Frederick Temple Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood, 1st Marquess of Dufferin and Ava ('Statesmen No. 46.')

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 9 April 1870
NPG D43426

D43427

Nawab Nasim Mansur Ali Khan of Bengal ('Sovereigns No. 8.')

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 16 April 1870
NPG D43427

D43428

Prince George William Frederick Charles, 2nd Duke of Cambridge ('Statesmen No. 47.')

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 23 April 1870
NPG D43428