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Peter Arkwright

2 of 3 portraits of Peter Arkwright

Peter Arkwright

by William Walker, after Sir John Watson-Gordon
mezzotint, mid 19th century
15 3/4 in. x 12 3/8 in. (400 mm x 315 mm) plate size; 19 7/8 in. x 15 7/8 in. (504 mm x 404 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1966
Reference Collection
NPG D7349


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Sitterback to top

  • Peter Arkwright (1784-1866), Sheriff of Derbyshire. Sitter in 3 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • William Walker (1791-1867), Photographer, engraver and publisher. Artist associated with 119 portraits.
  • Sir John Watson-Gordon (1788-1864), Portrait and historical subject painter. Artist associated with 40 portraits, Sitter in 3 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG D7348: Peter Arkwright (impression from same plate as)
  • NPG D7350: Peter Arkwright (impression from same plate as)

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