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William Murdock

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William Murdock, by Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey, circa 1824 - NPG 316a(92) - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

William Murdock

by Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey
pencil, circa 1824
17 1/4 in. x 12 1/4 in. (437 mm x 311 mm)
Given by Mrs George Jones, 1871
Primary Collection
NPG 316a(92)


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  • William Murdock (1754-1839), Inventor of gas lighting. Sitter in 5 portraits.

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  • Walker, Richard, Regency Portraits, 1985, p. 253, 624

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