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Henry Graves

(1806-1892), Printseller and fine art publisher

Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue Entry

Sitter in 3 portraits
Artist associated with 47 portraits
Henry Graves was initially employed at by the art dealer Samuel Woodburn, and later became manager of the print department of Messrs Hurst, Robinson & Co. When this firm failed in 1826, Graves purchased much of its print stock jointly with Francis Graham Moon and Thomas Boys. This new partnership became one of the three leading London printsellers, alongside Thomas McLean and Thomas Agnew, and by 1829 it was able to issue a substantial catalogue of engravings.

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Henry Graves, by Hayman Seleg Mendelssohn - NPG Ax5572

Henry Graves

by Hayman Seleg Mendelssohn
albumen cabinet card, 1880s
NPG Ax5572

Henry Graves, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, by  James Scott, by  James John Chant, by  Robert Graves, by  Francis Holl, by  Charles Henry Mottram, by  Robert Bowyer Parkes, by  George Sanders, by  William Henry Simmons, by  Edward A. Smith, by  James Stephenson, by  George - NPG D34971

Henry Graves

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, by James Scott, by James John Chant, by Robert Graves, by Francis Holl, by Charles Henry Mottram, by Robert Bowyer Parkes, by George Sanders, by William Henry Simmons, by Edward A. Smith, by James Stephenson, by George
mezzotint, before 1880
NPG D34971

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Betty Elzea

07 October 2017, 18:40

I would date the Sandys portrait to about 1855.

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