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William Godwin

12 of 13 portraits of William Godwin

William Godwin

by William Ridley, published by Vernor & Hood, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
stipple engraving, published 31 January 1805
7 1/4 in. x 4 5/8 in. (183 mm x 119 mm) paper size
Bequeathed by (Frederick) Leverton Harris, 1927
Reference Collection
NPG D15558

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  • William Godwin (1756-1836), Philosopher and novelist. Sitter in 13 portraits.

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  • Sir Thomas Lawrence (1769-1830), Portrait painter, collector and President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 683 portraits, Sitter in 25 portraits.
  • William Ridley (1764-1838), Stipple engraver. Artist associated with 100 portraits.
  • Vernor & Hood (active 1794-1806), Publishers. Artist associated with 40 portraits.

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