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Peter Arkwright

3 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. (401 mm x 315 mm) plate size; 18 5/8 in. x 15 in. (474 mm x 382 mm) paper size
Purchased with help from the Whitin Fund, 1954
Reference Collection
NPG D7350

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

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  • 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.

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