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William Camden Edwards (1777-1855), Engraver

Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist associated with 46 portraits
Monmouthshire-born William Edwards moved to Suffolk in around 1801 where he worked for the publisher Brightly, engraving portraits, biblical and archaeological scenes, and illustrations for The Pilgrim's Progress. From 1808, he worked for another local publisher, Childs. His most popular engraved portraits were of figures such as Sir Joshua Reynolds, Dr Johnson, Sir William Chambers, William Hogarth and Henry Fuseli.

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D38764

Antony Norris

by William Camden Edwards, after Thomas Bardwell
line engraving, 1786 or after
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D24191

Katherine Parr

by William Camden Edwards, after Hans Holbein the Younger
line engraving, early 19th century
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D34854

Elisha De Hague

by William Camden Edwards, after William Hilton
line engraving, early 19th century
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D1047

Sir Robert Bell

by William Camden Edwards
etching, early 19th century
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D1048

Sir Robert Bell

by William Camden Edwards, published by Charles Muskett
etching, early 19th century
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D21508

Henry Bathurst

by William Camden Edwards, after Sir George Hayter
line engraving, published 1816
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D1029

Henry Bathurst

by William Camden Edwards, after Sir George Hayter
line engraving, published 1816
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D36852

Sir Edward Kerrison, 1st Bt

by and published by William Camden Edwards, published by Josiah Boydell, after Sir Martin Archer Shee
line engraving, published 18 March 1818
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D6934

Thomas Telford

by William Camden Edwards, after Samuel Lane
line engraving, 1820s-1830s
NPG D6934

D16360

Thomas William Coke, 1st Earl of Leicester of Holkham

after William Camden Edwards
line engraving, (1824)
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D9092

James Stuart

by William Camden Edwards, after Samuel Provan
line engraving, published 1827
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D34672

Anne Seymour Damer (nee Conway)

by William Camden Edwards, published by John Samuel Murray, after Richard Cosway
stipple engraving, published 1830
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D4044

Edmund Scambler

by William Camden Edwards, after Unknown artist
line engraving
NPG D4044

D8774

Sir Andrew Fountaine

by William Camden Edwards, after Armstrong
line engraving
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D8775

Sir Andrew Fountaine

by William Camden Edwards, after Armstrong
line engraving
NPG D8775

D15250

Inigo Jones

by William Camden Edwards, published by John Samuel Murray, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
line engraving, published 1830 (circa 1632-1635)
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D32316

Francis Buckle

by William Camden Edwards, after Richard Jones
line engraving, published 1831
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D35692

Anthony Henley

by William Camden Edwards, published by John Samuel Murray, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
line engraving, published 1831
NPG D35692

D5924

John Scott

by William Camden Edwards, after R. Mendham
line engraving, 1838 (1836)
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D5421

George Walpole, 3rd Earl of Orford

by William Camden Edwards, after Jean Etienne Liotard
etching, 1844
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