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Anthony Cardon (1772-1813), Engraver and print publisher

Artist associated with 65 portraits
Flemish-born Cardon moved to London in 1792 and enrolled at the Royal Academy schools, after which he established a successful engraving and print publishing practice for himself. Cardon worked mainly in stipple engraving and became one of the leading exponents of this medium. He engraved many portraits, including after Richard Cosway's portrait drawings, as well as historical engravings and illustrations for various publications.

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D36302

Sir Richard Worsley, 7th Bt

by Anthony Cardon
stipple engraving, 1790s
NPG D36302

D24909

Thomas Cranmer

by Anthony Cardon
stipple engraving, possibly early 19th century
NPG D24909

D31871

Robert Blake

by Anthony Cardon, after Archer James Oliver
stipple engraving, (1800)
NPG D31871

D38050

J. Lyster

by Anthony Cardon
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D38050

D38377

Elizabeth Merry (nee Death)

by Anthony Cardon, after Richard Cosway
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D38377

D11266

Henry Essex Edgeworth de Firmont

by Anthony Cardon, after Augustin de Saint-Aubin
stipple engraving, published 1800
NPG D11266

D2097

David Collins

by Anthony Cardon, after John Thomas Barber Beaumont (John Thomas Barber)
stipple engraving, published 1804
NPG D2097

D5528

William Pitt

by Anthony Cardon, after Henry Edridge
stipple engraving, published 1804 (1801)
NPG D5528

D6794

Sir William Sidney Smith

by Anthony Cardon, after Sir Robert Ker Porter
stipple engraving, published 1804
NPG D6794

D14503

William Pitt

by Anthony Cardon, published by and after Henry Edridge
stipple engraving, published 1804 (1801)
NPG D14503

D19131

Sir William Sidney Smith with 'Seige of Acre'

by and published by Anthony Cardon, and by James Mitan, after Sir Robert Ker Porter
stipple and line engraving, published April 1804
NPG D19131

D19935

Sir Francis Burdett, 5th Bt

by Anthony Cardon, after Richard Cosway
stipple engraving, published 1804
NPG D19935

D1368

The British Army in Egypt

by Anthony Cardon, after Philippe Jacques de Loutherbourg
stipple engraving, published 1806
NPG D1368

D6882

Sir John Stuart

by Anthony Cardon, after a miniature by William Wood
stipple engraving, published 1806
NPG D6882

D14440

Joseph Warton

by Anthony Cardon, published by T. Cadell & W. Davies, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
stipple engraving, published 4 June 1806 (1777)
NPG D14440

D32083

John Braham

by Anthony Cardon, after John George Wood
stipple engraving, published 1807 (1806)
NPG D32083

D32084

John Braham

by Anthony Cardon, after John George Wood
stipple engraving, published 1807 (1806)
NPG D32084

D15487

Lady Elizabeth Whitbread (nee Grey)

by Anthony Cardon, published by John Bell, after John Opie
stipple engraving, published 1 August 1808
NPG D15487

D15604

John Jervis, Earl of St Vincent

by Anthony Cardon, published by T. Cadell & W. Davies, after William Evans, and after Sir William Beechey
stipple engraving, published 1 March 1809
NPG D15604

D7497

Sir Joseph Banks, Bt

by Anthony Cardon, published by T. Cadell & W. Davies, after William Evans, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
stipple engraving, published 1 January 1810
NPG D7497

Place

London