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John Frost

1 of 4 portraits of John Frost

John Frost, by William Read, after  Unknown artist, 1839 - NPG D21603 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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John Frost

by William Read, after Unknown artist
stipple and line engraving, 1839
16 1/4 in. x 11 1/8 in. (413 mm x 281 mm) paper size
Reference Collection
NPG D21603


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  • John Frost (1784-1877), Chartist. Sitter in 4 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • William Read (active 1824-1837), Engraver. Artist associated with 11 portraits.
  • Unknown artist. Artist associated with 6255 portraits.

This portraitback to top

Although this print was issued just prior the Newport Rising, it seems unlikely that Feargus O'Connor was complicit in Frost's plot.

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