Samuel Johnson

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Samuel Johnson, by Domenico Brucciani, after  William Cumberland Cruikshank, and  James Hoskins, 1878 (1784) - NPG 498a - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Samuel Johnson

by Domenico Brucciani, after William Cumberland Cruikshank, and James Hoskins
plaster cast of bust, 1878 (1784)
25 1/2 in. (648 mm) high
Purchased, 1878
Primary Collection
NPG 498a


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  • Samuel Johnson (1709-1784), Poet, critic and lexicographer. Sitter associated with 50 portraits.

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