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Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt) (active 1746-died 1766), Engraver

Artist associated with 76 portraits
Purcell started his career working for a number of printsellers in his native Dublin. He moved to London in around 1755 to join his Dublin master John Brooks and a number of other Irish engravers. Purcell again worked for various printsellers, never establishing himself as an independent engraver.

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D5279

Elizabeth Montagu (née Wriothesley), Countess of Montagu when Countess of Northumberland

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after Sir Peter Lely
mezzotint, circa 1680-1684
NPG D5279

D30550

Catherine Grey (née Ford), Lady Grey of Warke

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after Sir Peter Lely
mezzotint, mid 18th century
NPG D30550

D1416

Elizabeth Catherine ('Kitty') Clarke (née Hunter)

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after G. Wilson
mezzotint, mid 18th century
NPG D1416

D1617

Lucy Cooper

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after Frans van der Mijn
mezzotint, mid 18th century
NPG D1617

D1274

Catherine (née More), Lady Chambers

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, mid 18th century
NPG D1274

D19252

Voltaire

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after L. Sen
mezzotint, circa 1736-1766
NPG D19252

D40255

Penelope Pitt (née Atkins), Lady Rivers when Mrs Pitt

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after Penelope Carwardine
mezzotint, 1746 or after
NPG D40255

D5083

Catherine (née Pelham), Duchess of Newcastle-under-Lyne

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after William Hoare
mezzotint, 1740s-1760s
NPG D5083

D5084

Catherine (née Pelham), Duchess of Newcastle-under-Lyne

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after William Hoare
mezzotint, 1740s-1760s
NPG D5084

D36728

Thomas Jones

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), published by William Herbert, published by John Fuller, after M. Jenkin
mezzotint, 1750-1766
NPG D36728

D36729

Thomas Jones

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), published by Robert Sayer, after M. Jenkin
mezzotint, 1750-1766
NPG D36729

D1417

Elizabeth Catherine ('Kitty') Clarke (née Hunter)

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after G. Wilson
mezzotint, mid 18th century
NPG D1417

D1418

Elizabeth Catherine ('Kitty') Clarke (née Hunter)

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after G. Wilson
mezzotint, mid 18th century
NPG D1418

D1780

Frances Douglas (née Lascelles)

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after Francis Cotes
mezzotint
NPG D1780

D1953

Kitty Fisher

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint
NPG D1953

D1954

Kitty Fisher

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint
NPG D1954

D4035

Penelope Pitt (née Atkins), Lady Rivers

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after Katharine Read
mezzotint
NPG D4035

D762

Edward Boscawen

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after Allan Ramsay
mezzotint, 1751 or after
NPG D762

D9118

Princess Augusta Charlotte, Duchess of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttell

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, mid 18th century
NPG D9118

D5074

Probably Susanna Campbell (née Lewis)

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after Jean Etienne Liotard
mezzotint, mid 18th century
NPG D5074

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