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John Comerford

(circa 1770-1832), Miniature painter

Artist associated with 11 portraits

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Mary Tighe, attributed to John Comerford, after  George Romney - NPG 1629

Mary Tighe

attributed to John Comerford, after George Romney
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, early 19th century, based on a work of 1794-1795
NPG 1629

Humphrey Butler, after John Comerford - NPG D32487

Humphrey Butler

after John Comerford
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D32487

Charles Kendal Bushe, by James Heath, after  John Comerford - NPG D33703

Charles Kendal Bushe

by James Heath, after John Comerford
stipple engraving, published 1809
NPG D33703

Lawrence Parsons, 2nd Earl of Rosse, by James Heath, after  John Comerford - NPG D9342

Lawrence Parsons, 2nd Earl of Rosse

by James Heath, after John Comerford
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D9342

Patrick Duigenan, by James Heath, after  John Comerford - NPG D9413

Patrick Duigenan

by James Heath, after John Comerford
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D9413

John Egan, by James Heath, after  John Comerford - NPG D9409

John Egan

by James Heath, after John Comerford
stipple engraving, published 1811
NPG D9409

Thomas Manners-Sutton, 1st Baron Manners of Foston, by and published by Anthony Cardon, after  John Comerford - NPG D38199

Thomas Manners-Sutton, 1st Baron Manners of Foston

by and published by Anthony Cardon, after John Comerford
stipple engraving, published 15 November 1811
NPG D38199

Mary Tighe, by Caroline Watson, published by  Longman & Co, after  John Comerford, after  George Romney - NPG D48048

Mary Tighe

by Caroline Watson, published by Longman & Co, after John Comerford, after George Romney
stipple engraving, published 10 May 1811
NPG D48048

Edward Smyth, by Henry Meyer, after  John Comerford - NPG D41795

Edward Smyth

by Henry Meyer, after John Comerford
stipple engraving, 1812 or after
NPG D41795

Mary Tighe, by Edward Scriven, published by  Longman & Co, after  John Comerford, after  George Romney - NPG D48047

Mary Tighe

by Edward Scriven, published by Longman & Co, after John Comerford, after George Romney
stipple engraving, published 6 June 1812
NPG D48047

Archibald Hamilton Rowan, by Robert Cooper, after  John Comerford - NPG D9343

Archibald Hamilton Rowan

by Robert Cooper, after John Comerford
stipple engraving, published 1825
NPG D9343

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