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John Abernethy

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John Abernethy, by Robert Cooper, published by  James Bulcock, after  Charles Penny, published 1825 - NPG D7144 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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John Abernethy

by Robert Cooper, published by James Bulcock, after Charles Penny
stipple engraving, published 1825
Reference Collection
NPG D7144


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  • John Abernethy (1764-1831), Surgeon and teacher. Sitter in 10 portraits.

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  • James Bulcock (active 1827-1835), Publisher. Artist associated with 2 portraits.
  • Robert Cooper (active 1795-died 1828), Historical and portrait engraver. Artist associated with 184 portraits.
  • Charles Penny (active 1818-1825), Engraver and draughtsman. Artist associated with 17 portraits.

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