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ECCARDT

John Giles Eccardt, d. 1779
Portrait painter


See ORFORD


EDDIS

Eden Upton Eddis, 1812-1901   
Portrait painter


Photographs of portraits by Eden Upton Eddis.  1 v. ; 42 cm.  Album contains 101 photographs of painted and sketched portraits by Eden Upton Eddis, 2 portrait engravings and 2 photographs possibly of the artist.  The majority are mounted on leaves bound into the album and some of the sitters' names are recorded beneath the photographs in an unidentified hand.  Gift, Miss Helen Binyon, 1970.        

MS 185
                               

EDWARD VI

King Edward VI, 1537-1553
Reigned 1547-1553


See SURREY


ELLIOTT

Ebenezer Elliott, 1781-1849
'The corn-law rhymer'


For Neville Northey Burnard's monument in Sheffield of Ebenezer Elliott see JOHNSON
 

ELLIOTT
Sir John Huxtable, b. 1930
Historian


For Stephen Farthing’s group portrait Historians of 'Past and Present' (NPG 6518) see FARTHING


FAITHORNE

William Faithorne, 1616?-1691
Engraver and portrait painter


See FLEMING
     

MS 12a

MS 12a

FITCH
           
William Stevenson Fitch, 1792-1859
Collector and antiquary of Ipswich

   
Catalogue of Suffolk portraits : manuscript, mid 19th century / by William Stevenson Fitch.  1 volume (209 p.) ; 19 cm.  Portraits listed alphabetically by sitter within classification: titled persons, members of parliament, military and civil officers, bishops, clergymen, landed proprietors, patrons of livings etc, private individuals, actors and notorious characters etc.  Gift, J.J. Howard, 1860.       

MS 12a   

Catalogue of engraved portraits with prices : manuscript, mid 19th century / by William Stevenson Fitch.  1 volume (180 p.) ; 17 cm.  Majority of portraits listed by engraver’s name, with additional sequences for other prints, and an index of names (pp. 170-177).  Gift, J.J. Howard, 1860.

MS 12b


MS 40

MS 40

FLEMING
           
William Fleming, MD, 1790-1880
Print collector   


List of prints by Faithorne collected by William Fleming M.D. between 1818 and 1862 contained in two volumes : manuscript, c. 1864 / by William Fleming.  1 volume (16 leaves) ; 17 cm.  Relates to Fleming's collection of 365 engravings by William Faithorne (1616?-1691) in the Gallery’s reference collection of prints and drawings.  Acquired with the Fleming Collection.  Gift, Mrs Mary Stopford (daughter of Fleming), 1931.

MS 40   

The nucleus for a catalogue of the elder William Faithorne's works : manuscript, 1870 / by William Fleming.  1 item (12 leaves in folder) ; 51 x 46 cm. Relates to Fleming's collection of 365 engravings by William Faithorne (1616?-1691) in the Gallery’s reference collection of prints and drawings.  Comprises the final draft with page layouts for Fleming's privately printed catalogue.  Includes a letter from his printer G.R. Griffith, 9/6/1870, concerning proofs and suggestions for printing.  Acquired with the Fleming Collection.  Gift, Mrs Mary Stopford (daughter of Fleming), 1931.       

MS 41   



MS 116

MS 116

FURNISS

Harry Furniss, 1854-1925
Caricaturist and illustrator

           
Harry Furniss note books, after 1912.  2 volumes ; 21 cm.  1 volume titled 'Some memorable evenings for after dinner reading' and the other titled 'Tales by my grandfather: a writer of autobiographies' containing outlines and ideas for book projects together with other miscellaneous notes.  Gift, Cyril Cohen, 1983.   

MS 43-44

Harry Furniss register of drawings, c. 1885 - 1917.  1 volume (93 openings) ; 39 cm.  Comprises entries, with details of publication and price paid, for 2,536 drawings for the years 1885-1894 (openings 1-85).  A further 201 unpublished drawings (entries numbered 2581-2782) are recorded from October 1917 (openings 86-93).  Leaves apparently extracted from the private ledger of Harry Furniss by Theodore T. Cluse and given by him, 1948.       

MS 116   


GAINSBOROUGH

Thomas Gainsborough, 1727-1788
Painter


See KAY


GARLICK

Dr Kenneth Garlick, 1916-2009
Art historian

Kenneth Garlick research papers, c. 1950 - 2002. 82 ring binders ; 28 cm.  Plus 1 box ; 41 cm.  Relate to Garlick's published catalogues raisonne of works by the portrait painter Sir Thomas Lawrence, 1769-1830.  Comprises correspondence and notes relating to the artist's work, arranged alphabetically by sitter within medium (61 binders for paintings, 12 for drawings and 3 for pastels) with a further 6 binders for works attributed to the artist and a box of miscellaneous notes.  Gift, Dr Kenneth Garlick, 2002.       

MS 123   

Kenneth Garlick collection of photographs and other reproductions of portraits by and attributed to Sir Thomas Lawrence, c. 1950 - 2002.  16 boxes ; 42 cm.  Collected by Garlick in connection with his published catalogues raisonne of works by the portrait painter Sir Thomas Lawrence, 1769-1830.  Comprises photographs of portraits and some related correspondence and notes, arranged alphabetically by sitter within medium (13 boxes for paintings and 3 for drawings and pastels). Gift, Dr Kenneth Garlick, 2002.       

MS 124   


GLEICHEN

Count Victor Gleichen, 1833-1891
Sculptor

Photographs of portrait sculpture by Count Victor Gleichen.  1 v. ; 45 cm.  Disbound album contains 97 photographs of work by the sculptor mounted on 93 leaves and a further 10 loose photographs.  The sitters' names are recorded beneath the mounted photographs in an unidentified hand.  Acquired, 1971.

MS 186   


MS 11

MS 11

GRANT

Sir Francis Grant, 1803-1878
Portrait painter   


List of works by Sir Francis Grant, P.R.A., 1828 - January 1878 : manuscript, 1898 / transcribed by E.C. Grant with later pencil annotations by Sir Charles John Holmes and John Steegman.  1 volume (270 p.) ; 20 cm.  Inscribed on preliminary page: 'Copy of list of pictures by my father Sir Francis Grant, from a manuscript book kept by my mother Lady Grant.  Dec. 1898. (Miss) E.C. Grant.'  With an index of sitters’ names (pp. 150-263) and list of other pictures (p. 266) compiled by John Steegman.  Acquired early 20th century.

See Catherine Wills High Society: the life and art of Sir Francis Grant 1803-1878 (Edinburgh: National Galleries of Scotland, 2003), p. 95.

MS 11   


See also STEEGMAN


MS 47

MS 47

HARDING

George Perfect Harding, 1781-1853
Portrait painter and copyist, specializing in miniatures   

           
List of portraits, pictures in various mansions of the United Kingdom : manuscript, c. 1804 - 1850 / probably by George Perfect Harding.  3 volumes ; 24 cm.  Portraits copied by Harding are marked.  Each volume contains a list of contents arranged alphabetically by name of house or institution and at the end of volume 3 there is a general index.  The contents and index in volume 3 appear to be in a different hand.  Acquired, 1981.

MS 47   
        
List of manuscripts and printed books illustrated with drawings of portraits &c. : manuscript, early 19th century / probably by George Perfect Harding.  1 volume (139 p.) ; 24 cm.  Comprises extracts and details of portraits taken from manuscript and printed sources, including a transcription of an account of pictures in the possession of the Crown in the reign of Queen Anne taken from a book given to Horace Walpole in 1775 (pp. 67-138).  Acquired, 1981.       

MS 48   
       

MS 49

MS 49

HIPKINS

Alfred James Hipkins, 1826-1903
FSA and musical antiquary


Alfred James Hipkins scrapbook, c. 1759 - 1863.      1 volume (65 leaves) ; 33 cm.  Comprises miscellaneous newspaper cuttings and printed ephemera relating to historical, royal, theatrical and musical events.  Select list of contents compiled by his daughter at front of volume.  Gift, Miss Edith J. Hipkins, 1930.

MS 49


HOGARTH

William Hogarth, 1697-1764
Painter and engraver

See NICHOLS


HOLDING

E. De Wilde Holding

See DE WILDE
               

MS 138

MS 138

 

HOLLAND

Laurence Gifford Holland, d. 1893
Permanent clerk and assistant to Sir George Scharf, Director of the National Portrait Gallery


Laurence Gifford Holland sketchbooks, 1886 - 1893.  10 volumes ; 21 cm or smaller.  Each volume contains pencil sketches of portraits with notes.  Acquired after 1893.       

MS 138-147

Laurence Gifford Holland notebooks, 1883 - 1893.  4 volumes ; 19 cm.  1 volume titled 'Memo book and diary' contains records of work done each day and other notes, 1883-1888.  2 volumes, titled 'Rough notes' and 'A/C cash curr[en]t', contain accounts and notes on art terms, heraldry, artists, portraits, legacies, bequests and sitters, 1886-1890 and 1890-1892.  4th volume titled 'Notes' contains notes, as above, and loose letters and papers, 1893.  Acquired after 1893.       

MS 148-151   


HOLMES
               
Sir Charles John Holmes, 1868-1936
Landscape painter and art critic; Director of the National Portrait Gallery 1909-1916 and National Gallery 1916-1928


See Archive Catalogue

See BELL, Charles Francis

HOOD

Thomas Hood, 1799-1845
Poet


For the memorial to Thomas Hood see WATKINS