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Adriano Cecioni (1838-1886)

Artist of 32 portraits
In the 1890s Cecioni was one of an international group of artists who worked for Vanity Fair magazine. They produced caricatures of many of the leading characters of the day, including artists, athletes, royalty, statesmen, scientists, authors, actors, soldiers and scholars.

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Wilkie Collins

by Adriano Cecioni
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 3 February 1872
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1939

Charles Kingsley

by Adriano Cecioni
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 30 March 1872
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Sir Colman Michael O'Loghlen, 2nd Bt

by Adriano Cecioni
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 28 September 1872
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Granville Augustus William Waldegrave, 3rd Baron Radstock

by Adriano Cecioni
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 17 August 1872
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George Henry Charles Byng, 3rd Earl of Strafford

by Adriano Cecioni
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 14 September 1872
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Spencer Horatio Walpole

by Adriano Cecioni
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 10 February 1872
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Samuel Morley

by Adriano Cecioni
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 15 June 1872
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Thomas Hughes ('Statesmen, No. 114.')

by Adriano Cecioni
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 8 June 1872
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Samuel Morley ('Statesmen, No. 115.')

by Adriano Cecioni
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 15 June 1872
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Arthur Richard Wellesley, 2nd Duke of Wellington ('Statesmen, No. 116.')

by Adriano Cecioni
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 22 June 1872
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Granville Augustus William Waldegrave, 3rd Baron Radstock ('Statesmen, No. 122')

by Adriano Cecioni
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 17 August 1872
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Sir Colman Michael O'Loghlen, 2nd Bt ('Statesmen, No. 125.')

by Adriano Cecioni
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 28 September 1871
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Louis Adolphe Thiers (Statesmen, No. 103.')

by Adriano Cecioni
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 6 January 1872
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Richard Edmund St Lawrence Boyle, 9th Earl of Cork and Orrery ('Statesmen, No. 104.')

by Adriano Cecioni
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 13 January 1872
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Frederic Hervey Foster Quin ('Men of the Day, No. 37.')

by Adriano Cecioni
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 20 January 1872
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James Anthony Froude ('Men of the Day, No. 38.')

by Adriano Cecioni
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 27 January 1872
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(William) Wilkie Collins ('Men of the Day, No. 39.')

by Adriano Cecioni
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 3 February 1872
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Spencer Horatio Walpole ('Statesmen, No. 105.

by Adriano Cecioni
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 10 February 1872
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John Ruskin (Men of the Day, No. 40.')

by Adriano Cecioni
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 17 February 1872
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George Grenfell Glyn, 2nd Baron Wolverton ('Statesmen, No. 106.')

by Adriano Cecioni
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 24 February 1872
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