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Edward Scriven

(1775-1841), Engraver

Artist associated with 208 portraits
An engraver, who trained under Hertfordshire engraver Robert Thew. Thew and Scriven together produced engravings for the London publisher John Boydell and when Thew died in 1802, Scriven replaced him as engraver to the Prince of Wales. Scriven became the eminent engraver of his generation; he produced over 200 portrait engravings. He contributed to several expensively illustrated books and series of engravings, notably The Coronation of his most Sacred Majesty King George IV, published in 1837, recording the appearance and costume of those who took part in the coronation. In around 1820, he was appointed historical engraver to George IV.

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George Buchanan, by Edward Scriven - NPG D25508

George Buchanan

by Edward Scriven
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D25508

Fulke Greville, 1st Baron Brooke of Beauchamps Court, by Edward Scriven, after  Unknown artist - NPG D32175

Fulke Greville, 1st Baron Brooke of Beauchamps Court

by Edward Scriven, after Unknown artist
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D32175

Philip Herbert, 4th Earl of Pembroke, by Edward Scriven, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D26555

Philip Herbert, 4th Earl of Pembroke

by Edward Scriven, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D26555

William Harvey, by Edward Scriven, after  Cornelius Johnson - NPG D27270

William Harvey

by Edward Scriven, after Cornelius Johnson
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D27270

Anne, Countess of Pembroke (Lady Anne Clifford), by Edward Scriven, after  Daniel Mytens - NPG D28107

Anne, Countess of Pembroke (Lady Anne Clifford)

by Edward Scriven, after Daniel Mytens
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D28107

Thomas Sydenham, by Edward Scriven, after  Mary Beale - NPG D30043

Thomas Sydenham

by Edward Scriven, after Mary Beale
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D30043

James Hamilton Stanhope, by Edward Scriven, after  Samuel John Stump - NPG D32847

James Hamilton Stanhope

by Edward Scriven, after Samuel John Stump
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D32847

Sir William Herschel, by Edward Scriven, after  John Russell - NPG D10583

Sir William Herschel

by Edward Scriven, after John Russell
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D10583

Sir William Herschel, by Edward Scriven, published by  Charles Knight, after  John Russell - NPG D35725

Sir William Herschel

by Edward Scriven, published by Charles Knight, after John Russell
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D35725

Algernon Percy, 10th Earl of Northumberland, by Edward Scriven, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D38796

Algernon Percy, 10th Earl of Northumberland

by Edward Scriven, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D38796

Margaret (née Sackville), Countess of Thanet, by Edward Scriven, after  Unknown artist - NPG D40401

Margaret (née Sackville), Countess of Thanet

by Edward Scriven, after Unknown artist
stipple engraving, early 19th century (1618)
NPG D40401

Clement Samuel Strong, by Edward Scriven, after  George Sharples - NPG D42092

Clement Samuel Strong

by Edward Scriven, after George Sharples
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D42092

Blanche Arundell (née Somerset), Lady Arundell of Wardour, by Edward Scriven, after  William Hilton - NPG D1004

Blanche Arundell (née Somerset), Lady Arundell of Wardour

by Edward Scriven, after William Hilton
line and stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D1004

Henry Nevill, 2nd Earl of Abergavenny, by Edward Scriven, after  T. Henwood - NPG D7139

Henry Nevill, 2nd Earl of Abergavenny

by Edward Scriven, after T. Henwood
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D7139

Anne Louise Germaine (née Necker), Madame de Staël-Hollstein, by Edward Scriven, published by  Charles Knight, after  François Pascal Simon, Baron Gérard - NPG D13758

Anne Louise Germaine (née Necker), Madame de Staël-Hollstein

by Edward Scriven, published by Charles Knight, after François Pascal Simon, Baron Gérard
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D13758

Nicholas Pocock, by Edward Scriven, after  Isaac Pocock - NPG D16949

Nicholas Pocock

by Edward Scriven, after Isaac Pocock
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D16949

Fictitious portrait called Amy Robsart (Amy Dudley (née Robsart), Lady Dudley), by Edward Scriven, after  Margaret Sarah Carpenter (née Geddes) - NPG D23445

Fictitious portrait called Amy Robsart (Amy Dudley (née Robsart), Lady Dudley)

by Edward Scriven, after Margaret Sarah Carpenter (née Geddes)
stipple engraving, 19th century
NPG D23445

Henry Blundell, by Edward Scriven, after  George Bullock - NPG D31923

Henry Blundell

by Edward Scriven, after George Bullock
stipple engraving, 1804
NPG D31923

Sir William David Evans, by Edward Scriven, after  Unknown artist - NPG D9323

Sir William David Evans

by Edward Scriven, after Unknown artist
stipple engraving
NPG D9323

Thomas Miller, by Edward Scriven, after  Henry Edridge - NPG D13660

Thomas Miller

by Edward Scriven, after Henry Edridge
stipple engraving, after 1804
NPG D13660

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