John Samuel Murray(1778-1843), Publisher
Sitter associated with 5 portraits
Artist associated with 36 portraits
The friend and publisher of Byron, whose memoirs he allowed to be burned; his publishing house in Albemarle Street became the meeting place for many literary figures of the time.
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