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Fanny Kemble

1 of 3 portraits of Fanny Kemble

Fanny Kemble, by Samuel William Reynolds, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds, (1783) - NPG D14213 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Fanny Kemble

by Samuel William Reynolds, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, (1783)
9 in. x 6 5/8 in. (230 mm x 167 mm) plate size; 10 5/8 in. x 8 1/4 in. (270 mm x 209 mm) paper size
Bequeathed by (Frederick) Leverton Harris, 1927
Reference Collection
NPG D14213

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  • Frances ('Fanny') Kemble (1759-1812), Actress; sister of Sarah Siddons, and of John and Charles Kemble. Sitter in 3 portraits.

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  • Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), Painter and first President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 1413 portraits, Sitter associated with 38 portraits.
  • Samuel William Reynolds (1773-1835), Mezzotint engraver and painter. Artist associated with 627 portraits, Sitter in 3 portraits.

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