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Johann Kerseboom

(died 1708), Artist

Artist associated with 32 portraits
Portrait painter Johann Kerseboom initially worked in Germany before coming to England in the 1680s with his uncle, portraitist Frederick Kerseboom. He set up a practice in London as a painter of portraits, where he met with greater success than his elder relative. A number of his portraits were engraved in mezzotint by engravers including John Smith. He is best known for his portrait of Robert Boyle, which became the standard image of the scientist.

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Robert Boyle, after Johann Kerseboom - NPG 734

Robert Boyle

after Johann Kerseboom
oil on canvas, feigned oval, (circa 1689-1690)
On display at Gawthorpe Hall, Burnley Exhibition Room
NPG 734

Robert Boyle, after Johann Kerseboom - NPG 3930

Robert Boyle

after Johann Kerseboom
oil on canvas, (circa 1689-1690)
On display in Room 6 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3930

Thomas Osborne, 1st Duke of Leeds ('Lord Danby'), by Johann Kerseboom, and  Jan van der Vaart - NPG 5718

Thomas Osborne, 1st Duke of Leeds ('Lord Danby')

by Johann Kerseboom, and Jan van der Vaart
oil on canvas, 1704
NPG 5718

Robert Boyle, by Michael Vandergucht, after  Johann Kerseboom - NPG D30344

Robert Boyle

by Michael Vandergucht, after Johann Kerseboom
line engraving, late 17th to early 18th century
NPG D30344

Robert Boyle, by Robert White, after  Johann Kerseboom - NPG D30345

Robert Boyle

by Robert White, after Johann Kerseboom
line engraving, late 17th to early 18th century
NPG D30345

Robert Boyle, after Johann Kerseboom - NPG D30348

Robert Boyle

after Johann Kerseboom
line engraving, late 17th to early 18th century
NPG D30348

John Cooper, by William Faithorne Jr, after  Johann Kerseboom - NPG D11467

John Cooper

by William Faithorne Jr, after Johann Kerseboom
mezzotint, late 17th century
NPG D11467

Robert Boyle, by Robert White, after  Johann Kerseboom - NPG D16244

Robert Boyle

by Robert White, after Johann Kerseboom
line engraving, late 17th century
NPG D16244

Thomas Shadwell, by William Faithorne Jr, published by  Edward Cooper, after  Johann Kerseboom - NPG D11674

Thomas Shadwell

by William Faithorne Jr, published by Edward Cooper, after Johann Kerseboom
mezzotint, late 17th century
NPG D11674

Sophia Dorothea of Celle, by William Faithorne Jr, published by  Edward Cooper, after  Johann Kerseboom - NPG D11901

Sophia Dorothea of Celle

by William Faithorne Jr, published by Edward Cooper, after Johann Kerseboom
mezzotint, circa 1683-1725
NPG D11901

Robert Boyle, by John Smith, published by  Edward Cooper, after  Johann Kerseboom - NPG D780

Robert Boyle

by John Smith, published by Edward Cooper, after Johann Kerseboom
mezzotint, 1689 (1689)
NPG D780

Robert Boyle, by John Smith, after  Johann Kerseboom - NPG D781

Robert Boyle

by John Smith, after Johann Kerseboom
mezzotint, 1689 (1689)
NPG D781

Robert Boyle, by Pieter Schenck, after  Johann Kerseboom - NPG D782

Robert Boyle

by Pieter Schenck, after Johann Kerseboom
mezzotint, (circa 1689-1690)
NPG D782

Mariamne Herbert (née Finch), by William Faithorne Jr, after  Johann Kerseboom - NPG D2985

Mariamne Herbert (née Finch)

by William Faithorne Jr, after Johann Kerseboom
mezzotint, 1690s?
NPG D2985

Mariamne Herbert (née Finch), by William Faithorne Jr, after  Johann Kerseboom - NPG D2986

Mariamne Herbert (née Finch)

by William Faithorne Jr, after Johann Kerseboom
mezzotint, 1690s?
NPG D2986

Mariamne Herbert (née Finch), by William Faithorne Jr, after  Johann Kerseboom - NPG D2987

Mariamne Herbert (née Finch)

by William Faithorne Jr, after Johann Kerseboom
mezzotint, 1690s?
NPG D2987

Charles Moore, by Peter Coombes, after  Johann Kerseboom, published by  Edward Cooper - NPG D31551

Charles Moore

by Peter Coombes, after Johann Kerseboom, published by Edward Cooper
mezzotint, circa 1691-1707
NPG D31551

Charles Moore, by Peter Coombes, published by  Edward Cooper, after  Johann Kerseboom - NPG D3766

Charles Moore

by Peter Coombes, published by Edward Cooper, after Johann Kerseboom
mezzotint, circa 1691-1707
NPG D3766

Grace (née Granville), Countess Granville and Viscountess Carteret, by John Smith, published by  Edward Cooper, after  Johann Kerseboom - NPG D18694

Grace (née Granville), Countess Granville and Viscountess Carteret

by John Smith, published by Edward Cooper, after Johann Kerseboom
mezzotint, 1693
NPG D18694

Richard Gomeldon, by William Faithorne Jr, after  Johann Kerseboom - NPG D2446

Richard Gomeldon

by William Faithorne Jr, after Johann Kerseboom
mezzotint, circa 1695-1705
NPG D2446

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