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George Chinnery (1774-1852), Painter

Sitter in 2 portraits
Artist associated with 14 portraits
George Chinnery was brought up in London, where he showed an early talent as a portrait painter in the traditions of Romney and Cosway. He entered the Royal Academy schools in 1792, and by 1795 had exhibited twenty portraits at the Academy.

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4096

George Chinnery

by George Chinnery
pencil, 1832
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3943

Robert Morrison

possibly by George Chinnery
oil on canvas, circa 1834
NPG 3943

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George Chinnery

by George Chinnery
oil on canvas, circa 1840
On display at Bodelwyddan Castle
NPG 779

D35284

Henry Holland

by James Heath, after George Chinnery
stipple engraving, late 18th century
NPG D35284

D3464

John Philip Kemble

by James Heath, after George Chinnery
stipple engraving, published 1799
NPG D3464

D15052

Gilbert Eliot, 1st Earl of Minto

by W. Joseph Edwards, published by James Sprent Virtue, after George Chinnery
stipple and line engraving, (circa 1811-1812)
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D38843

Gilbert Eliot, 1st Earl of Minto

by Charles Turner, after George Chinnery
mezzotint, published 1815 (circa 1811-1812)
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D36485

William Jardine

by Thomas Goff Lupton, published by Leggatt & Co, after George Chinnery
mezzotint, 1830s
NPG D36485

D36546

Alexander L. Johnston

by D.J. Pound, after George Chinnery
mixed-method engraving, mid 19th century
NPG D36546

D21841

Charles Gutzlaff

by Richard James Lane, after George Chinnery
lithograph, published 1835
NPG D21841

D9322

Sir Edward Hyde East, 1st Bt

by George B. Black, after George Chinnery
lithograph
NPG D9322

D39918

Sir Henry Russell, 1st Bt

by Samuel William Reynolds, after George Chinnery
mezzotint, early 19th century
NPG D39918

D39052

Robert Morrison

by Charles Turner, after George Chinnery
mezzotint, published 1830
NPG D39052