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Thomas Watson (1750-1781), Engraver

Artist associated with 56 portraits
Thomas Watson was an accomplished mezzotint and stipple engraver who engraved portraits after originals by artists such as Sir Godfrey Kneller, Sir Joshua Reynolds and others. He exhibited his work at Spring Gardens in 1775.

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D24051

Sir William Wallace

after Thomas Watson
mezzotint, published 1757
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D38010

Sir William Wallace

after Thomas Watson
mezzotint, published 1757
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D18738

Sir William Wallace

after Thomas Watson
mezzotint, published 1757
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D3838

John Pelling

by Thomas Watson, after Unknown artist
mezzotint, circa 1765-1781
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D31760

John Biddulph

by Thomas Watson, after Antonio Poggi
mezzotint, 1770s
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D31761

John Biddulph

by Thomas Watson, after Antonio Poggi
mezzotint, 1770s
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D32212

Mary (née Hill), Lady Broughton-Delves

by Thomas Watson, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1770
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D32367

Mary (née Hill), Lady Broughton-Delves

by Thomas Watson, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1770
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D21299

Miss Kennedy (probably Polly Kennedy (Polly Jones))

by Thomas Watson, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1771 (1770)
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D34867

Miss Dempster

by Thomas Watson, after George Willison
mezzotint, published 1 October 1771
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D34868

Miss Dempster

by and published by Thomas Watson, and published by Henry Parker, and Samuel Hooper, and Walter Shropshire, after George Willison
mezzotint, published 1 October 1771
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D36834

Miss Kennedy (probably Polly Kennedy (Polly Jones))

by and published by Thomas Watson, and published by Henry Parker, and Samuel Hooper, and Walter Shropshire, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1771 (1770)
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D14730

Maria Marowe (née Wilmot), Lady Eardley of Spalding when Lady Gideon

by Thomas Watson, published by Robert Sayer, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1 January 1771 (1769)
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D9191

(Margaret) Georgiana Spencer (née Poyntz), Countess Spencer

by Thomas Watson, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1772
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D31996

Theresa Parker

by Thomas Watson, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1773 (1770-1772)
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D3174

Frances Villiers (née Twysden), Countess of Jersey

by Thomas Watson, after Daniel Gardner
mezzotint, published 1774
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D32257

Charles Stanhope, 3rd Earl Stanhope

by Thomas Watson, published by Walter Shropshire, after Antoine Daniel Prud'homme
mezzotint, published 1 November 1775
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D9146

Charles Stanhope, 3rd Earl Stanhope

by Thomas Watson, after Antoine Daniel Prud'homme
mezzotint, published 1775
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D33047

Princess Sophia Matilda of Gloucester

by and published by Thomas Watson, and published by Walter Shropshire, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1 January 1775 (circa 1774)
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D2421

David Garrick

by Thomas Watson, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, (circa 1775?)
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