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George Dawe

(1781-1829), History and portrait painter

Artist associated with 43 portraits
George Dawe was an English portraitist who painted over three hundred portraits of Russian generals active during Napoleon's invasion of Russia for the Military Gallery of the Winter Palace. He worked in Saint Petersburg from 1819, winning acclaim from the artistic establishment and complimentary verses by Pushkin. He was the son of Philip Dawe, mezzotint engraver, and brother of Henry Edward Dawe, also a portraitist.

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Samuel Parr, replica by George Dawe - NPG 9

Samuel Parr

replica by George Dawe
oil on canvas, circa 1813
NPG 9

Henry William Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey, attributed to George Dawe - NPG 1581

Henry William Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey

attributed to George Dawe
oil on canvas, circa 1817
NPG 1581

Princess Charlotte Augusta of Wales, by George Dawe - NPG 51

Princess Charlotte Augusta of Wales

by George Dawe
oil on canvas, 1817
On display in Room 17 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 51

Princess Charlotte Augusta of Wales; Leopold I, King of the Belgians, by William Thomas Fry, after  George Dawe - NPG 1530

Princess Charlotte Augusta of Wales; Leopold I, King of the Belgians

by William Thomas Fry, after George Dawe
coloured engraving, (1817)
NPG 1530

Ernest Augustus, Duke of Cumberland and King of Hanover, by George Dawe - NPG 3309

Ernest Augustus, Duke of Cumberland and King of Hanover

by George Dawe
oil on canvas, circa 1828
On display in Room 17 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3309

Fictitious portrait called Lady Jane Grey, by George Dawe, after  John Graham - NPG D11096

Fictitious portrait called Lady Jane Grey

by George Dawe, after John Graham
hand-coloured mezzotint, circa 1795
NPG D11096

Alexander Abercromby, Lord Abercromby, by George Dawe, after  Unknown artist - NPG D7130

Alexander Abercromby, Lord Abercromby

by George Dawe, after Unknown artist
mezzotint, published 1800
NPG D7130

William Godwin, by George Dawe, after  James Northcote - NPG D8387

William Godwin

by George Dawe, after James Northcote
mezzotint, (1802)
NPG D8387

William Godwin, by and published by George Dawe, after  James Northcote - NPG D8414

William Godwin

by and published by George Dawe, after James Northcote
mezzotint, published 4 October 1802 (1802)
NPG D8414

Benjamin West, by George Dawe, published by and after  Andrew Robertson - NPG D37699

Benjamin West

by George Dawe, published by and after Andrew Robertson
mezzotint, published 10 May 1804
NPG D37699

Benjamin West, by George Dawe, published by and after  Andrew Robertson - NPG D37700

Benjamin West

by George Dawe, published by and after Andrew Robertson
mezzotint, published 10 May 1804
NPG D37700

Sir Francis Burdett, 5th Bt, by George Dawe, after  Samuel Woodhouse - NPG D32399

Sir Francis Burdett, 5th Bt

by George Dawe, after Samuel Woodhouse
mezzotint, published 1805
NPG D32399

John Flamsteed, by George Dawe, after  Thomas Gibson - NPG D1966

John Flamsteed

by George Dawe, after Thomas Gibson
mezzotint, published 1805
NPG D1966

John Flamsteed, by George Dawe, after  Thomas Gibson - NPG D1967

John Flamsteed

by George Dawe, after Thomas Gibson
mezzotint, published 1805
NPG D1967

John Gray, by George Dawe, after  Sir Henry Raeburn - NPG D34900

John Gray

by George Dawe, after Sir Henry Raeburn
mezzotint, 1806
NPG D34900

George Duff, by George Dawe, published by  P. Garof, after  Sir Henry Raeburn - NPG D35772

George Duff

by George Dawe, published by P. Garof, after Sir Henry Raeburn
mezzotint, published 1 May 1806
NPG D35772

Louisa (née Beresford, later Hope), Viscountess Beresford, by Henry Bone, after  George Dawe - NPG D17526

Louisa (née Beresford, later Hope), Viscountess Beresford

by Henry Bone, after George Dawe
pencil drawing squared in ink for transfer, August 1812
NPG D17526

Elizabeth ('Eliza') (née O'Neil), Lady Wrixon-Becher when Miss O'Neill as Juliet, by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after  George Dawe - NPG D35813

Elizabeth ('Eliza') (née O'Neil), Lady Wrixon-Becher when Miss O'Neill as Juliet

by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after George Dawe
hand-coloured engraving, published 20 May 1816
NPG D35813

Elizabeth ('Eliza') (née O'Neil), Lady Wrixon-Becher when Miss O'Neill as Juliet, by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after  George Dawe - NPG D35814

Elizabeth ('Eliza') (née O'Neil), Lady Wrixon-Becher when Miss O'Neill as Juliet

by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after George Dawe
hand-coloured engraving, published 20 May 1816
NPG D35814

Elizabeth ('Eliza') (née O'Neil), Lady Wrixon-Becher when Miss O'Neill as Juliet, by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after  George Dawe - NPG D35815

Elizabeth ('Eliza') (née O'Neil), Lady Wrixon-Becher when Miss O'Neill as Juliet

by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after George Dawe
engraving, published 20 May 1816
NPG D35815

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