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Joseph Brown

(1809-1887), Engraver

Artist associated with 167 portraits
Joseph Brown was an engraver who exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1833, and was active until 1886. He produced stipple and line engravings after artists such as George Romney, John Opie, J. Robson and George Perfect Harding. Between 1852 and 1854 Brown engraved four portraits after Hayter for The Court Album.

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William Arthur Cavendish-Bentinck, 6th Duke of Portland, by Joseph Brown, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D20554

William Arthur Cavendish-Bentinck, 6th Duke of Portland

by Joseph Brown, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, 1880s
NPG D20554

Mary, Lady Jerningham, by Joseph Brown, after  John Opie - NPG D14977

Mary, Lady Jerningham

by Joseph Brown, after John Opie
stipple engraving, (1782)
NPG D14977

Sir Robert Dudley, by Joseph Brown, after  George Perfect Harding, after  Nicholas Hilliard - NPG D23446

Sir Robert Dudley

by Joseph Brown, after George Perfect Harding, after Nicholas Hilliard
stipple engraving, mid 19th century
NPG D23446

possibly Sir Henry Compton, by Joseph Brown, after  George Perfect Harding, after  Unknown artist - NPG D34054

possibly Sir Henry Compton

by Joseph Brown, after George Perfect Harding, after Unknown artist
stipple engraving, mid 19th century
NPG D34054

Sir Edward Clarence Kerrison, 2nd Bt, by Joseph Brown, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D36855

Sir Edward Clarence Kerrison, 2nd Bt

by Joseph Brown, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, mid 19th century
NPG D36855

Lady Adelaide Emeline Caroline Law (née Vane), by Joseph Brown, after  John Hayter - NPG D37206

Lady Adelaide Emeline Caroline Law (née Vane)

by Joseph Brown, after John Hayter
stipple engraving, published mid 19th century
NPG D37206

William Courtenay, 10th Earl of Devon, by Joseph Brown, after  Elizabeth Walker (née Reynolds) - NPG D35153

William Courtenay, 10th Earl of Devon

by Joseph Brown, after Elizabeth Walker (née Reynolds)
stipple engraving, 1835 or after
NPG D35153

William Courtenay, 10th Earl of Devon, by Joseph Brown, after  Elizabeth Walker (née Reynolds) - NPG D35154

William Courtenay, 10th Earl of Devon

by Joseph Brown, after Elizabeth Walker (née Reynolds)
stipple engraving, 1835 or after
NPG D35154

Thomas Philip de Grey, 2nd Earl de Grey, by Joseph Brown, published by  R. Ryley, published by  James Fraser, published by  Sir Francis Graham Moon, 1st Bt, after  John Wood - NPG D34847

Thomas Philip de Grey, 2nd Earl de Grey

by Joseph Brown, published by R. Ryley, published by James Fraser, published by Sir Francis Graham Moon, 1st Bt, after John Wood
stipple engraving, published 1837
NPG D34847

Thomas Philip de Grey, 2nd Earl de Grey, by Joseph Brown, published by  R. Ryley, published by  James Fraser, published by  Sir Francis Graham Moon, 1st Bt, after  John Wood - NPG D34848

Thomas Philip de Grey, 2nd Earl de Grey

by Joseph Brown, published by R. Ryley, published by James Fraser, published by Sir Francis Graham Moon, 1st Bt, after John Wood
stipple engraving, published 1837
NPG D34848

Henry Phillpotts, by Joseph Brown, printed by  Wilkinson & Dawe, published by  R. Ryley, published by  James Fraser, published by  Sir Francis Graham Moon, 1st Bt, after  Frederick Cruickshank - NPG D41895

Henry Phillpotts

by Joseph Brown, printed by Wilkinson & Dawe, published by R. Ryley, published by James Fraser, published by Sir Francis Graham Moon, 1st Bt, after Frederick Cruickshank
stipple and line engraving, published 1837
NPG D41895

Alex Baltazzi, by Joseph Brown, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D7489

Alex Baltazzi

by Joseph Brown, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, mid 19th century
NPG D7489

Thomas Wallace, Baron Wallace, by Joseph Brown, printed by  Wilkinson & Dawe, published by  R. Ryley, published by  James Fraser, published by  Sir Francis Graham Moon, 1st Bt - NPG D38009

Thomas Wallace, Baron Wallace

by Joseph Brown, printed by Wilkinson & Dawe, published by R. Ryley, published by James Fraser, published by Sir Francis Graham Moon, 1st Bt
stipple engraving, published 1838
NPG D38009

John Henry Manners, 5th Duke of Rutland, by Joseph Brown, after  J. Robson - NPG D8881

John Henry Manners, 5th Duke of Rutland

by Joseph Brown, after J. Robson
stipple engraving, published 1839
NPG D8881

Richard Hussey Vivian, 1st Baron Vivian when Sir Richard Hussey Vivian, Bt, by Joseph Brown, after  Sir Martin Archer Shee - NPG D7541

Richard Hussey Vivian, 1st Baron Vivian when Sir Richard Hussey Vivian, Bt

by Joseph Brown, after Sir Martin Archer Shee
stipple engraving, published 1840
NPG D7541

Margaret Douglas, Countess of Lennox, by Joseph Brown, printed by  McQueen (Macqueen), published by  The Granger Society, after  Francis Ross - NPG D31814

Margaret Douglas, Countess of Lennox

by Joseph Brown, printed by McQueen (Macqueen), published by The Granger Society, after Francis Ross
mixed-method engraving, published 1841 (1572)
NPG D31814

Henrietta Anne, Duchess of Orleans; Mary Charlotte Gage (née Bond), Lady Gage, by Joseph Brown, after  Unknown artist - NPG D32110

Henrietta Anne, Duchess of Orleans; Mary Charlotte Gage (née Bond), Lady Gage

by Joseph Brown, after Unknown artist
stipple and line engraving, published 1841
NPG D32110

Margaret Douglas, Countess of Lennox, by Joseph Brown, printed by  McQueen (Macqueen), published by  The Granger Society, after  Francis Ross - NPG D37296

Margaret Douglas, Countess of Lennox

by Joseph Brown, printed by McQueen (Macqueen), published by The Granger Society, after Francis Ross
mixed-method engraving, published 1841 (1572)
NPG D37296

Thomas Hill, by Joseph Brown, published by  Richard Bentley, after  John Linnell - NPG D3256

Thomas Hill

by Joseph Brown, published by Richard Bentley, after John Linnell
stipple engraving, published January 1841
NPG D3256

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