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Regency miniaturists


16 People in group

Richard Cosway

Richard Cosway

1742-1821
Miniature painter
Sitter in 16 portraits | Artist associated with 98 portraits
William Mulready

William Mulready

1786-1863
Painter and illustrator
Sitter in 12 portraits | Artist associated with 5 portraits
George Richmond

George Richmond

1809-1896
Portrait painter and draughtsman; son of Thomas Richmond
Sitter in 14 portraits | Artist associated with 325 portraits
William Mineard Bennett

William Mineard Bennett

1778-1858
Miniature painter
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 10 portraits
Henry Bone

Henry Bone

1755-1834
Enamel painter
Sitter in 6 portraits | Artist associated with 677 portraits
George Engleheart

George Engleheart

1752-1829
Miniature painter
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 6 portraits
John Cox Dillman Engleheart

John Cox Dillman Engleheart

1783-1862
Miniature painter
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 2 portraits
William Grimaldi

William Grimaldi

1751-1830
Miniature painter
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 3 portraits
Charles Hayter

Charles Hayter

1761-1835
Miniature painter
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist associated with 5 portraits
William Holl Sr

William Holl Sr

1771-1838
Engraver
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 127 portraits
Horace Hone

Horace Hone

1754-1825
Miniature painter; son of Nathaniel Hone
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 8 portraits
John Linnell

John Linnell

1792-1882
Painter
Sitter in 8 portraits | Artist associated with 68 portraits
Sir William Charles Ross

Sir William Charles Ross

1794-1860
Miniature painter
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 97 portraits
Joseph Severn

Joseph Severn

1793-1879
Painter and Civil Servant
Sitter associated with 3 portraits | Artist associated with 14 portraits
John Smart

John Smart

1741-1811
Miniature painter
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 20 portraits
William Strutt

William Strutt

1826-1915
Painter
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 2 portraits