Arthur Murphy

1 portrait

Arthur Murphy

by William Ward, published by John Peter Thompson, after Sir Nathaniel Dance-Holland, Bt
mezzotint, published 5 October 1805 (1777)
20 in. x 13 7/8 in. (507 mm x 352 mm) plate size; 20 5/8 in. x 14 1/2 in. (523 mm x 368 mm) paper size
acquired Unknown source, 1859
Reference Collection
NPG D39101


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Sitterback to top

  • Arthur Murphy (1727-1805), Writer and actor. Sitter in 7 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • Sir Nathaniel Dance-Holland, Bt (1735-1811), Painter. Artist associated with 63 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • John Peter Thompson (1792-1819), Engraver, printer and printseller. Artist associated with 20 portraits.
  • William Ward (1766-1826), Engraver; father of William James Ward. Artist associated with 167 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG 10: Arthur Murphy (after)
  • NPG D39100: Arthur Murphy (impression from same plate as)
  • NPG D39102: Arthur Murphy (impression from same plate as)

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