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John Jones (circa 1745-1797), Engraver and printseller

Artist associated with 91 portraits
John Jones was a mezzotint and stipple engraver. He worked in London where he met with considerable success reproducing old masters such as Reynolds, Romney, Gainsborough and Bartolozzi, among others. His work, which appeared between 1774 and 1791, comprised mostly historical subjects and portraits. He served as engraver to the Prince of Wales and the Duke of York.

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D38210

Sir James Mansfield

by John Jones, published by Robert Wilkinson, after Lewis Vaslet
mezzotint, late 18th century
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D3000

John Henderson

by John Jones, after Thomas Gainsborough
mezzotint, (circa 1773-1775)
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D4631

Edmund Thomas Warren

by John Jones, after Louis François Roubiliac
mezzotint, published 1778
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D2502

Mrs Gretton when Mrs Edwards

by John Jones, after William Lawranson
mezzotint, published 1780
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D14349

Giovanna Sestini

by John Jones, published by Robert Wilkinson, after William Lawranson
mezzotint, published 19 April 1780
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D34669

Joseph D'Almeida

by and published by John Jones, after William Lawranson
mezzotint, published 9 August 1783
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D35688

John Henderson

by and published by John Jones, after Thomas Gainsborough
mezzotint, published 30 May 1783 (circa 1773-1775)
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D36376

Sir Abraham Hume, 2nd Bt

by and published by John Jones, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 13 September 1783 (1783)
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D2999

John Henderson

by and published by John Jones, after Thomas Gainsborough
mezzotint, published 30 May 1783 (circa 1773-1775)
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D14430

John Henderson

by and published by John Jones, after Thomas Gainsborough
mezzotint, published 30 May 1783 (circa 1773-1775)
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D36818

Fanny Kemble

by and published by John Jones, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 23 March 1784 (1783)
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D36819

Fanny Kemble

by John Jones, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1784 (1783)
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D32407

Ynyr Burges

by John Jones, after George Romney
mezzotint, published 1785
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D35564

Warren Hastings

by John Jones, after John Thomas Seton (Seaton)
mezzotint, published 6 April 1785 (1784)
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D2966

Warren Hastings

by John Jones, after John Thomas Seton (Seaton)
mezzotint, published 1785 (1784)
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D21472

Shute Barrington

by John Jones, after George Romney
mezzotint, published 1786
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D9130

Thomas Orde-Powlett, 1st Baron Bolton

by and published by John Jones, after George Romney
mezzotint, published 24 June 1786
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D18096

John Henderson

by John Jones, published by John Sewell, after Thomas Gainsborough
stipple engraving, published 1 January 1786
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D18104

John Henderson

by John Jones, published by John Sewell, after Thomas Gainsborough
stipple engraving, published 1 January 1786
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D19988

James Boswell

by and published by John Jones, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 17 January 1786 (1785)
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Place

London