Richard Jenkyns

1 portrait of Richard Jenkyns

Richard Jenkyns, by Thomas Goff Lupton, published by  James Wyatt & Son, after  Henry Perronet Briggs, published 1 January 1842 (exhibited 1841) - NPG D36503 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Richard Jenkyns

by Thomas Goff Lupton, published by James Wyatt & Son, after Henry Perronet Briggs
mezzotint, published 1 January 1842 (exhibited 1841)
20 3/8 in. x 15 1/8 in. (517 mm x 383 mm) plate size; 24 1/4 in. x 19 7/8 in. (616 mm x 504 mm) paper size
Given by Ernest E. Leggatt, 1929
Reference Collection
NPG D36503


Click on the links below to find out more:

Sitterback to top

  • Richard Jenkyns (1782-1854), Head of Balliol College, Oxford. Sitter in 1 portrait.

Artistsback to top

  • Henry Perronet Briggs (1791-1844), Antiquary and subject painter. Artist associated with 54 portraits.
  • Thomas Goff Lupton (1791-1873), Engraver. Artist associated with 126 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • James Wyatt & Son (active 1839-1853), Printsellers, publishers, carvers, gilders and picture and looking glass framemakers. Artist associated with 6 portraits.

Tell us moreback to top

Can you tell us more about this portrait? Spotted an error, something missing, or do you know anything that we don't know? If you have any information to share please complete the form below

What can you tell us?close

There are occasions when we are unsure of the identity of a sitter or artist, their life dates, occupation or have not recorded their family relationships. Sometimes we have not recorded the date of a portrait. Do you have specialist knowledge or a particular interest about any aspect of the portrait or sitter or artist that you can share with us? We would welcome any information that adds to and enhances our information and understanding about a particular portrait, sitter or artist.

Citationclose

How do you know this? Please could you let us know your source of information.

* Permission to publish (Privacy information)
Privacy Informationclose

The National Portrait Gallery will NOT use your information to contact you or store for any other purpose than to investigate or display your contribution. By ticking permission to publish you are indicating your agreement for your contribution to be shown on this collection item page. Please note your email address will not be displayed on the page nor will it be used for any marketing material or promotion of any kind.

Please ensure your comments are relevant and appropriate. Your contributions must be polite and with no intention of causing trouble. All contributions are moderated.

Your nameclose

If you tick permission to publish your name will appear above your contribution on our website.

Your Emailclose

Contributions are moderated. We'll need your email address so that we can follow up on the information provided and contact you to let you know when your contribution has been published.