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'Mrs Siddons and her Son in the Tragedy of Isabella' (Sarah Siddons (née Kemble); Henry Siddons)

2 of 2 portraits of Henry Siddons

'Mrs Siddons and her Son in the Tragedy of Isabella' (Sarah Siddons (née Kemble); Henry Siddons)

by and published by James Caldwall, published by and after William Hamilton
mezzotint, published 1 June 1785
27 in. x 18 7/8 in. (685 mm x 479 mm) paper size
Given by John Herbert Dudley Ryder, 5th Earl of Harrowby, 1957
Reference Collection
NPG D41670


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  • Henry Siddons (1774-1815), Actor, playwright and son of Sarah Siddons. Sitter in 2 portraits.
  • Sarah Siddons (née Kemble) (1755-1831), Actress. Sitter associated with 38 portraits, Artist associated with 1 portrait.

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  • James Caldwall (1739-1822), Engraver. Artist associated with 65 portraits.
  • William Hamilton (1751-1801), History painter. Artist associated with 12 portraits, Sitter in 5 portraits.

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