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Benjamin Smith

(circa 1754-1833), Engraver, printseller and publisher

Artist associated with 16 portraits

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John Pond, by and published by Benjamin Smith, after  Thomas Parkinson - NPG D8563

John Pond

by and published by Benjamin Smith, after Thomas Parkinson
stipple engraving, published 1787
NPG D8563

William Hogarth, by Benjamin Smith, published by  John Boydell, published by  Josiah Boydell, after  William Hogarth - NPG D35901

William Hogarth

by Benjamin Smith, published by John Boydell, published by Josiah Boydell, after William Hogarth
stipple engraving, published 2 April 1794 (1745)
NPG D35901

'John Milton and his two daughters' (Deborah Milton; Mary Milton; John Milton), by Benjamin Smith, published by  John Boydell, published by  Josiah Boydell, published by  George Nicol, after  George Romney - NPG D38839

'John Milton and his two daughters' (Deborah Milton; Mary Milton; John Milton)

by Benjamin Smith, published by John Boydell, published by Josiah Boydell, published by George Nicol, after George Romney
stipple engraving, published 4 June 1795
NPG D38839

'William Shakespeare between the Dramatic Muse and the Genius of Painting', by Benjamin Smith, published by  John Boydell, published by  Josiah Boydell, after  Thomas Banks - NPG D41655

'William Shakespeare between the Dramatic Muse and the Genius of Painting'

by Benjamin Smith, published by John Boydell, published by Josiah Boydell, after Thomas Banks
stipple engraving, published 4 June 1796 (1789)
NPG D41655

Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis, by Benjamin Smith, published by  John Boydell, after  John Singleton Copley - NPG D19717

Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis

by Benjamin Smith, published by John Boydell, after John Singleton Copley
stipple engraving, published 1798
NPG D19717

Charles Dibdin, by Benjamin Smith, after  Thomas Kearsley - NPG D11016

Charles Dibdin

by Benjamin Smith, after Thomas Kearsley
stipple engraving, published 1801
NPG D11016

Charles Dibdin, by and published by Benjamin Smith, published by  John Peter Thompson, after  Thomas Kearsley - NPG D14612

Charles Dibdin

by and published by Benjamin Smith, published by John Peter Thompson, after Thomas Kearsley
stipple engraving, published 2 November 1801
NPG D14612

King George III, by Benjamin Smith, published by  John Boydell, and published by  Josiah Boydell, after  Sir William Beechey - NPG D33154

King George III

by Benjamin Smith, published by John Boydell, and published by Josiah Boydell, after Sir William Beechey
stipple engraving, published 1 December 1804
NPG D33154

Sir William Fraser, 1st Bt, by Benjamin Smith, after  George Romney - NPG D38426

Sir William Fraser, 1st Bt

by Benjamin Smith, after George Romney
stipple engraving, 1806 (1792)
NPG D38426

Sir William Fraser, 1st Bt, by Benjamin Smith, after  George Romney - NPG D38427

Sir William Fraser, 1st Bt

by Benjamin Smith, after George Romney
stipple engraving, 1806 (1792)
NPG D38427

King George III, by Benjamin Smith, published by  John Boydell, after  Sir William Beechey - NPG D33155

King George III

by Benjamin Smith, published by John Boydell, after Sir William Beechey
stipple engraving, published 2 March 1812
NPG D33155

James Caulfeild, 1st Earl of Charlemont, by Benjamin Smith, after  Horace Hone - NPG D32869

James Caulfeild, 1st Earl of Charlemont

by Benjamin Smith, after Horace Hone
stipple engraving, published 1814
NPG D32869

Charles Dibdin, by Sir George Scharf, after  Unknown artist, and after  John Young, after  Thomas Phillips, and after  Benjamin Smith, after  Thomas Kearsley - NPG D21672

Charles Dibdin

by Sir George Scharf, after Unknown artist, and after John Young, after Thomas Phillips, and after Benjamin Smith, after Thomas Kearsley
pencil on tracing paper, 9 June 1860
NPG D21672

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William Hogarth

by Benjamin Smith, published by John Boydell, and published by Josiah Boydell, after William Hogarth
stipple engraving, published 4 June 1795 (1745)
NPG D19973

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King George III

by Benjamin Smith, published by John Boydell, after Sir William Beechey
stipple engraving, published 2 March 1812
NPG D18949

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