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Richard Rawlinson

1 of 2 portraits of Richard Rawlinson

Richard Rawlinson, by William Smith, after  George Vertue, 1770s - NPG D3996 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Richard Rawlinson

by William Smith, after George Vertue
mezzotint, 1770s
9 7/8 in. x 6 7/8 in. (252 mm x 176 mm) plate size; 10 1/8 in. x 7 1/4 in. (258 mm x 183 mm) paper size
Given by the daughter of compiler William Fleming MD, Mary Elizabeth Stopford, 1931
Reference Collection
NPG D3996

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  • Richard Rawlinson (1690-1755), Topographer and bishop of the nonjuring Church of England. Sitter in 2 portraits.

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  • William Smith (active 1773-1776), Mezzotinter. Artist associated with 3 portraits.
  • George Vertue (1683-1756), Engraver and antiquary. Artist associated with 848 portraits, Sitter in 7 portraits.

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