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Thomas Lewis Atkinson

(1817-circa 1890), Engraver

Artist associated with 45 portraits

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John Jacob, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Unknown artist - NPG 2186a

John Jacob

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Unknown artist
engraving, 1859
NPG 2186a

Joseph Williams, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Frederick Richard Say - NPG D37082

Joseph Williams

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Frederick Richard Say
mezzotint, 19th century
NPG D37082

Harry Biggs, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Eden Upton Eddis - NPG D31781

Harry Biggs

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Eden Upton Eddis
mezzotint, mid 19th century
NPG D31781

Harry Biggs, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Eden Upton Eddis - NPG D31782

Harry Biggs

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Eden Upton Eddis
mezzotint, mid 19th century
NPG D31782

Robert Benson Dockray, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, printed by  Dixon & Ross, after  Henry Wyndham Phillips - NPG D35335

Robert Benson Dockray

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, printed by Dixon & Ross, after Henry Wyndham Phillips
mezzotint, mid 19th century
NPG D35335

Thomas Atkinson, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Margaret Sarah Carpenter - NPG D7430

Thomas Atkinson

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Margaret Sarah Carpenter
mezzotint, (1838)
NPG D7430

Sir James Alexander Gordon when Rear-Admiral, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Andrew Morton - NPG D34606

Sir James Alexander Gordon when Rear-Admiral

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Andrew Morton
mezzotint, (1839)
NPG D34606

William Nottidge, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Andrew Morton - NPG D39326

William Nottidge

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Andrew Morton
mezzotint, 1840s-1850s
NPG D39326

William Pinney, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Andrew Morton - NPG D40227

William Pinney

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Andrew Morton
mezzotint, 1840s
NPG D40227

possibly Charles Webb Le Bas, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Andrew Morton - NPG D40228

possibly Charles Webb Le Bas

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Andrew Morton
mezzotint, 1840s
NPG D40228

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha; Queen Victoria, probably by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Edwin Landseer - NPG D33626

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha; Queen Victoria

probably by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Edwin Landseer
mixed-method engraving, (1842)
NPG D33626

Sir Robert Harland, 2nd Bt, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Samuel Laurence - NPG D35444

Sir Robert Harland, 2nd Bt

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Samuel Laurence
mezzotint, published 29 May 1849 (1845)
NPG D35444

Samuel Wilberforce, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  James Ryman, after  Frederick Richard Say - NPG D37503

Samuel Wilberforce

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by James Ryman, after Frederick Richard Say
mezzotint, published 1 August 1849
NPG D37503

George Stephenson, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  John Lucas - NPG D13734

George Stephenson

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after John Lucas
mixed-method engraving, published 1849
NPG D13734

John Campbell, 1st Baron Campbell of St Andrews, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D32561

John Campbell, 1st Baron Campbell of St Andrews

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 1852
NPG D32561

Sir William Bryan Cooke, 8th Bt, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  William Beetham - NPG D34102

Sir William Bryan Cooke, 8th Bt

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after William Beetham
mezzotint, published 1852
NPG D34102

William Cubitt, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D34420

William Cubitt

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, 1857
NPG D34420

W.R. Johnson, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, printed by  W. Hallom, published by  Thomas Agnew & Sons Ltd, after  George Patten - NPG D36544

W.R. Johnson

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, printed by W. Hallom, published by Thomas Agnew & Sons Ltd, after George Patten
mezzotint, published 1 December 1857
NPG D36544

Sir Percy Egerton Herbert, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D35705

Sir Percy Egerton Herbert

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 5 November 1858 (1857)
NPG D35705

Sir Percy Egerton Herbert, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D35706

Sir Percy Egerton Herbert

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 5 November 1858 (1857)
NPG D35706

Sir George Brown, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Henry Graves - NPG D32216

Sir George Brown

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Henry Graves
mixed-method engraving, published 1859
NPG D32216

Imaginary portrait of Sir Isaac Newton as a child, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, and published by  William Schaus, after  Frederick Newenham - NPG D38747

Imaginary portrait of Sir Isaac Newton as a child

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co, and published by William Schaus, after Frederick Newenham
mezzotint, published 6 October 1859
NPG D38747

Mary Elizabeth Montresor when Lady Sondes, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG D38922

Mary Elizabeth Montresor when Lady Sondes

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1862 (1789)
NPG D38922

Mary Elizabeth Montresor when Lady Sondes, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG D38923

Mary Elizabeth Montresor when Lady Sondes

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1862 (1789)
NPG D38923

Jonathan Peel, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D39584

Jonathan Peel

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mixed-method engraving, published 2 July 1866
NPG D39584

Sir Henry Foulis, 9th Bt, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  George Richmond - NPG D37769

Sir Henry Foulis, 9th Bt

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after George Richmond
mixed-method engraving, (1869)
NPG D37769

George Peabody, by and published by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Henry William Pickersgill - NPG D39576

George Peabody

by and published by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Henry William Pickersgill
mixed-method engraving, published 1 January 1869 (1863)
NPG D39576

Robert Grosvenor, 1st Marquess of Westminster, incorrectly engraved as Richard, 1st Earl Grosvenor, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Thomas Gainsborough - NPG D34990

Robert Grosvenor, 1st Marquess of Westminster, incorrectly engraved as Richard, 1st Earl Grosvenor

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Thomas Gainsborough
mezzotint, published 1870 (1785-1788)
NPG D34990

Edward Ellice, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  George Richmond - NPG D36155

Edward Ellice

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after George Richmond
mezzotint, 1870s-1880s
NPG D36155

Edward Ellice, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  George Richmond - NPG D36156

Edward Ellice

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after George Richmond
mezzotint, 1870s-1880s
NPG D36156

Sarah Siddons (née Kemble), by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Thomas Gainsborough - NPG D41675

Sarah Siddons (née Kemble)

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Thomas Gainsborough
mezzotint, published 1870 (1785)
NPG D41675

Georgiana Cavendish (née Spencer), Duchess of Devonshire, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Thomas Gainsborough - NPG D1756

Georgiana Cavendish (née Spencer), Duchess of Devonshire

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Thomas Gainsborough
mezzotint, published 1870
NPG D1756

Sarah Siddons (née Kemble), by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves, after  Thomas Gainsborough - NPG D14661

Sarah Siddons (née Kemble)

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves, after Thomas Gainsborough
mezzotint, published 1870
NPG D14661

Sir Alexander James Edmund Cockburn, 12th Bt, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson - NPG D33693

Sir Alexander James Edmund Cockburn, 12th Bt

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson
mezzotint, published 1871
NPG D33693

James Wellwood Moncreiff, 1st Baron Moncreiff of Tulliebole, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Daniel Macnee - NPG D38862

James Wellwood Moncreiff, 1st Baron Moncreiff of Tulliebole

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Daniel Macnee
mezzotint, published 2 September 1872
NPG D38862

Frederick Charles Plumptre, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, and published by  James Ryman, after  Eden Upton Eddis - NPG D40281

Frederick Charles Plumptre

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co, and published by James Ryman, after Eden Upton Eddis
mezzotint, published 1 May 1873
NPG D40281

Frederick Charles Plumptre, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, and published by  James Ryman, after  Eden Upton Eddis - NPG D40282

Frederick Charles Plumptre

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co, and published by James Ryman, after Eden Upton Eddis
mezzotint, published 1 May 1873
NPG D40282

Frederick Charles Plumptre, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, and published by  James Ryman, after  Eden Upton Eddis - NPG D40283

Frederick Charles Plumptre

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co, and published by James Ryman, after Eden Upton Eddis
mezzotint, published 1 May 1873
NPG D40283

Joseph Pease, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co - NPG D39582

Joseph Pease

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co
mixed-method engraving, published 18 December 1874
NPG D39582

Samuel Robert Graves, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  William Menzies Tweedie - NPG D34891

Samuel Robert Graves

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co, after William Menzies Tweedie
mezzotint, published June 1875
NPG D34891

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