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William Mulready

(1786-1863), Painter and illustrator

Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue Entry

Sitter in 12 portraits
Artist associated with 5 portraits
Genre painter; born in Ireland; pupil and assistant to John Varley whose sister he married, 1803; illustrated children's books; exhibited at the Royal Academy, 1804-62; designed first penny post envelope, 1839; famous for his intensely-coloured genre paintings.

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William Mulready, by John Watkins - NPG Ax17291

William Mulready

by John Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1850s
NPG Ax17291

William Mulready, by John Watkins - NPG Ax11936

William Mulready

by John Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1850s
NPG Ax11936

William Mulready, by Cundall, Downes & Co, after  Robert Howlett - NPG Ax14805

William Mulready

by Cundall, Downes & Co, after Robert Howlett
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860-1865 (circa 1858)
NPG Ax14805

William Mulready, by Cundall, Downes & Co, after  Robert Howlett - NPG Ax11914

William Mulready

by Cundall, Downes & Co, after Robert Howlett
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860-1865 (circa 1858)
NPG Ax11914

William Mulready, by Robert Howlett - NPG x21451

William Mulready

by Robert Howlett
albumen print on card mount, circa 1858
NPG x21451

William Mulready, by Charles West Cope - NPG D39090

William Mulready

by Charles West Cope
etching, 1863
NPG D39090

William Mulready, by George Gammon Adams - NPG D2924

William Mulready

by George Gammon Adams
bronze medal, 1877
NPG D2924



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