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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


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  • 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.

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