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Fanny Kemble

2 of 3 portraits of Fanny Kemble

Fanny Kemble, by and published by John Jones, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds, published 23 March 1784 (1783) - NPG D36818 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Fanny Kemble

by and published by John Jones, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 23 March 1784 (1783)
14 7/8 in. x 11 in. (379 mm x 279 mm) plate size; 16 in. x 12 1/8 in. (407 mm x 308 mm) paper size
Given by Miss Margaret J.M. Grubbe, 1957
Reference Collection
NPG D36818


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Sitterback to top

  • Frances ('Fanny') Kemble (1759-1812), Actress; sister of Sarah Siddons, and of John and Charles Kemble. Sitter in 3 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • John Jones (1745?-1797), Engraver and printseller. Artist associated with 91 portraits.
  • Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), Painter and first President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 1413 portraits, Sitter associated with 38 portraits.

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