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Samuel Lysons (1763-1819), Antiquary

Sitter in 9 portraits
Artist of 1 portrait
Samuel Lysons was an engraver and antiquary, who served as Director of the Society of Antiquaries from 1798 to 1809. He illustrated his brother Daniel Lysons' Environs of London, and the two collaborated on Magna Britannia, Being a Concise Topographical Account of the Several Counties of Great Britain, published in several volumes from 1806 to 1822. The work was cut short by Samuel's death in 1819.

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Samuel Lysons

by William Daniell, after George Dance
pencil, circa 1802-1814 (1793)
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5078

Samuel Lysons

by Sir Thomas Lawrence
pencil, 1799
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Samuel Lysons

by William Daniell, after George Dance
soft-ground etching, (17 July 1793)
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Samuel Lysons

by William Daniell, after George Dance
soft-ground etching, (17 July 1793)
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D22024

Samuel Lysons

by Richard James Lane, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
lithograph, (1793)
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D17577

Samuel Lysons

by Henry Bone, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
pencil and ink drawing squared in ink for transfer, 1799 (1798-1799)
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D38047

Samuel Lysons

by and published by Samuel William Reynolds, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
mezzotint, published 1 June 1804 (circa 1798-1799)
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D38048

Samuel Lysons

by and published by Samuel William Reynolds, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
mezzotint, published 1 June 1804 (circa 1798-1799)
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D5149

Samuel Lysons

by William Bond, after Sir William John Newton
stipple engraving, published 1823
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