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Domenico Brucciani (1815-1880)

Artist associated with 23 portraits
Plaster figure maker. Born near Lucca, Italy, Brucciani came to England with his father. He established a Gallery of Casts in Covent Garden and became the leading figure maker in London. He worked for the South Kensington Museum (now the Victoria and Albert Museum), the British Museum and the National Portrait Gallery, taking casts of items in their collections and of monuments elsewhere..

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Robert, Duke of Normandy

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1877 (circa 1280)
NPG 440

345

Eleanor of Castile

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after William Torel
electrotype, 1873 (1291-1293)
On display on the Medieval Stairs at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 345

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King Henry III

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after William Torel
electrotype, 1873 (circa 1291)
On display on the Medieval Stairs at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 341

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King Edward II

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1877 (circa 1330s)
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 439

346

Philippa of Hainault

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Jean de Liege
electrotype, 1873 (circa 1367)
NPG 346

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King Edward III

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1873 (circa 1377-1380)
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 332

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Edward, Prince of Wales

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1875 (circa 1377)
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 396

331

Anne of Bohemia

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Nicholas Broker, and Godfrey Prest
electrotype, 1873 (circa 1395-1397)
NPG 331

330

King Richard II

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Nicholas Broker, and Godfrey Prest
electrotype, 1873 (circa 1395-1397)
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 330

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King Henry IV

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1875 (circa 1408-1427)
On display in Room 1 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 397

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Joanna of Navarre

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1875 (circa 1408-1427)
On display on the Medieval Stairs at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 398

291

Elizabeth of York

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Pietro Torrigiano
electrotype, 1870 (circa 1512-1518)
On display at Auckland Castle, Bishop Auckland, in the exhibition 'Church versus State: Religious Art and Power in Renaissance England'
NPG 291

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King Henry VII

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Pietro Torrigiano
electrotype, 1870 (circa 1512-1519)
On display on the Medieval Stairs at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 290

359

Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1873 (circa 1560-1565)
NPG 359

358

Margaret Douglas, Countess of Lennox

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Unknown artist
electrotype, 1873 (1578)
NPG 358

357

Queen Elizabeth I

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Maximilian Colte
electrotype, 1873 (circa 1605-1607)
NPG 357

307

Mary, Queen of Scots

by Elkington & Co, cast by Domenico Brucciani, after Cornelius and William Cure
electrotype, 1870 (circa 1606-1616)
NPG 307

498a

Samuel Johnson

by Domenico Brucciani, after William Cumberland Cruikshank, and James Hoskins
plaster cast of bust, 1878 (1784)
NPG 498a

498b

Samuel Johnson

by Domenico Brucciani, after William Cumberland Cruikshank, and James Hoskins
plaster cast of bust, 1878 (1784)
NPG 498b

1238a

Oliver Cromwell

by Domenico Brucciani
plaster cast of death-mask
NPG 1238a