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Sir William Charles Ross (1794-1860), Miniature painter

Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist associated with 97 portraits
Miniature-painter; won numerous awards for historical painting while still in his teens but subsequently took up a highly successful career as a portrait miniaturist; patronised by Queen Victoria and other members of both the British and European royal families; knighted 1842; elected a Royal Academician, 1843.

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Thomas Erskine, 1st Baron Erskine

by Sir William Charles Ross
oil on canvas, 1823
NPG 960

2056

Sir Francis Burdett, 5th Bt

by Sir William Charles Ross
watercolour on ivory, circa 1840
NPG 2056

2158

Sir George de Lacy Evans

by Sir William Charles Ross
watercolour on ivory, circa 1840
NPG 2158

2057

Angela Georgina Burdett-Coutts, Baroness Burdett-Coutts

by Sir William Charles Ross
watercolour on ivory, circa 1847
On display in Room 34 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 2057

D5366

Charles Howard, 11th Duke of Norfolk

by Thomas Williamson, published by Robert Cribb & Son, after Sir William Charles Ross
stipple engraving, published 24 July 1813
NPG D5366

D42208

Unknown sitter

probably by Sir William Charles Ross
watercolour, 1820s-1850s
NPG D42208

D42211

Unknown sitter

probably by Sir William Charles Ross
watercolour, bodycolour and pencil, 1820s-1850s
NPG D42211

D42215

Unknown sitter

probably by Sir William Charles Ross
pencil, 1820s-early 1830s
NPG D42215

D42217

Two unknown sitters

probably by Sir William Charles Ross
pencil and bodycolour, 1820s-1850s
NPG D42217

D42218

Unknown sitter

probably by Sir William Charles Ross
pencil, 1820s-1830s
NPG D42218

D42219

Unknown sitters

probably by Sir William Charles Ross
pencil, pen and ink, 1820s
NPG D42219

D42221

Unknown sitter

probably by Sir William Charles Ross
pen and brush and ink, 1820s-1850s
NPG D42221

D42224

Unknown sitters

probably by Sir William Charles Ross
pencil, 1820s
NPG D42224

D11215

Joshua Watson

by William Overend Geller, after Sir William Charles Ross
stipple engraving, circa 1820-1850
NPG D11215

D42214

Possibly Mary Cunningham (née Calvert)

probably by and after Sir William Charles Ross
pencil, (1822)
NPG D42214

D42227

Two unknown sitters

probably by Sir William Charles Ross
watercolour, late 1820s-mid 1830s
NPG D42227

D32166

Sir Philip Bowes Vere Broke, 1st Bt

by John Samuelson Templeton, after Sir William Charles Ross
lithograph, mid 19th century
NPG D32166

D32474

David William Murray, 3rd Earl of Mansfield

after Sir William Charles Ross
stipple engraving, mid 19th century
NPG D32474

D36270

Mrs Young

by John Henry Robinson, after Sir William Charles Ross
engraving, mid 19th century
NPG D36270

D37119

Mrs Knowlys

by H. Cooke, after Sir William Charles Ross
stipple engraving, mid 19th century
NPG D37119

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