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Alfred Thompson (Atn) (active 1862-1876)

Artist of 9 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

D5846

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

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
lithograph, published 1870
NPG D5846