Samuel Forster

1 portrait of Samuel Forster

Samuel Forster

by and published by Edward Bell, after John Opie
mezzotint, published 1805
25 3/4 in. x 15 3/8 in. (653 mm x 391 mm) plate size; 27 3/4 in. x 17 1/4 in. (704 mm x 437 mm) paper size
acquired Unknown source, 1962
Reference Collection
NPG D37741


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  • Samuel Forster (1752-1843), Headmaster of the Norwich Free School. Sitter in 1 portrait.

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  • Edward Bell (active 1794-1819), Painter and mezzotinter. Artist associated with 16 portraits.
  • John Opie (1761-1807), Portrait and history painter. Artist associated with 146 portraits, Sitter in 12 portraits.

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