First Previous 14 OF 16 NextLast

James Boswell

14 of 16 portraits of James Boswell

James Boswell

by G.W. Hutin, published by Abraham Wivell, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
stipple engraving, (1785)
8 in. x 5 3/8 in. (202 mm x 138 mm) plate size; 11 in. x 8 3/8 in. (278 mm x 214 mm) paper size
Given by Sir Herbert Henry Raphael, 1st Bt, 1916
Reference Collection
NPG D20264

Click on the links below to find out more:

Sitterback to top

  • James Boswell (1740-1795), Biographer of Dr Johnson. Sitter associated with 16 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • G.W. Hutin. Artist associated with 2 portraits.
  • Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), Painter and first President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 1413 portraits, Sitter associated with 38 portraits.
  • Abraham Wivell (1786-1849), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 75 portraits.

Related worksback to top