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Charles Knight

(1742 or 1743-in or after 1826), Stipple engraver

Artist associated with 35 portraits
Charles Knight produced a number of prints for Edward and Sylvester Harding's Shakespeare Illustrated (1793) and the Memoirs of Count Grammont(1794), and he stippled a large number of small portraits for books and magazines. He established a reputation for his numerous larger prints after contemporary artists. Between 1784 and 1793, Knight worked chiefly but by no means exclusively for William Dickinson. His work also included a large number of separately published stipples of literary and genre scenes by such artists as Thomas Stothard, Henry Singleton, and Francis Wheatley.

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John Aikin, by Charles Knight, after  J. Donaldson - NPG D1666

John Aikin

by Charles Knight, after J. Donaldson
stipple engraving, probably late 18th century
NPG D1666

John Jebb, by Charles Knight - NPG D10782

John Jebb

by Charles Knight
stipple engraving, published 1782
NPG D10782

Thomas West, by Charles Knight, published by  John Thane - NPG D4748

Thomas West

by Charles Knight, published by John Thane
line engraving, published 1 November 1782
NPG D4748

Richard Harrison, by Charles Knight, after  Nathaniel Hone - NPG D35530

Richard Harrison

by Charles Knight, after Nathaniel Hone
stipple engraving, (1787)
NPG D35530

Richard Harrison, by and published by Charles Knight, after  Nathaniel Hone - NPG D35528

Richard Harrison

by and published by Charles Knight, after Nathaniel Hone
stipple engraving, published 1 March 1788 (1787)
NPG D35528

Richard Harrison, by and published by Charles Knight, after  Nathaniel Hone - NPG D35529

Richard Harrison

by and published by Charles Knight, after Nathaniel Hone
stipple engraving, published 1 March 1788 (1787)
NPG D35529

King William IV, by and published by Charles Knight, after  John Hoppner - NPG D33546

King William IV

by and published by Charles Knight, after John Hoppner
stipple engraving, 1790s
NPG D33546

John Monck Mason, by Charles Knight, after  Silvester Harding - NPG D9475

John Monck Mason

by Charles Knight, after Silvester Harding
stipple engraving, published 1791
NPG D9475

William Wildman Barrington, 2nd Viscount Barrington, by Charles Knight, after  Sir Thomas Lawrence - NPG D14330

William Wildman Barrington, 2nd Viscount Barrington

by Charles Knight, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
stipple engraving, (circa 1791)
NPG D14330

King Henry IV, by Charles Knight, after  Silvester Harding - NPG D23730

King Henry IV

by Charles Knight, after Silvester Harding
stipple engraving, 1792
NPG D23730

Elizabeth Barry, by Charles Knight, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D31307

Elizabeth Barry

by Charles Knight, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
stipple engraving, published 1792
NPG D31307

John Tracy, 7th Viscount Tracy, by Charles Knight, after  Sir Thomas Lawrence - NPG D39281

John Tracy, 7th Viscount Tracy

by Charles Knight, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
stipple engraving, 1792 or after
NPG D39281

Elizabeth Barry, by Charles Knight, published by  E. & S. Harding, after  Silvester Harding, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D5114

Elizabeth Barry

by Charles Knight, published by E. & S. Harding, after Silvester Harding, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
stipple engraving, published 17 December 1792
NPG D5114

Prince Rupert, Count Palatine, by Charles Knight, published by  E. & S. Harding, after  Silvester Harding - NPG D26463

Prince Rupert, Count Palatine

by Charles Knight, published by E. & S. Harding, after Silvester Harding
stipple engraving, published 1793
NPG D26463

Thomas Dawson, 1st Viscount Cremorne, by and published by Charles Knight, after  Sir Thomas Lawrence - NPG D2225

Thomas Dawson, 1st Viscount Cremorne

by and published by Charles Knight, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
stipple engraving, published 1 June 1794
NPG D2225

Daines Barrington, by Charles Knight, after  Joseph Slater - NPG D9374

Daines Barrington

by Charles Knight, after Joseph Slater
stipple engraving, 1795 (1770)
NPG D9374

Emma (née Lyon), Lady Hamilton, by and published by Charles Knight, after  George Romney - NPG D46094

Emma (née Lyon), Lady Hamilton

by and published by Charles Knight, after George Romney
stipple engraving, published 17 June 1797
NPG D46094

Louisa Manners (née Tollemache), 7th Countess of Dysart, by Charles Knight, published by  Anthony Molteno, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG D38197

Louisa Manners (née Tollemache), 7th Countess of Dysart

by Charles Knight, published by Anthony Molteno, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
stipple engraving, published 1 January 1800 (1779)
NPG D38197

Anne Louise Germaine (née Necker), Madame de Staël-Hollstein, by Edward Scriven, published by  Charles Knight, after  François Pascal Simon, Baron Gérard - NPG D13758

Anne Louise Germaine (née Necker), Madame de Staël-Hollstein

by Edward Scriven, published by Charles Knight, after François Pascal Simon, Baron Gérard
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D13758

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