Charles Knight(1742 or 1743-in or after 1826), Stipple engraver
Artist associated with 35 portraits
Charles Knight produced a number of prints for Edward and Sylvester Harding's Shakespeare Illustrated (1793) and the Memoirs of Count Grammont(1794), and he stippled a large number of small portraits for books and magazines. He established a reputation for his numerous larger prints after contemporary artists. Between 1784 and 1793, Knight worked chiefly but by no means exclusively for William Dickinson. His work also included a large number of separately published stipples of literary and genre scenes by such artists as Thomas Stothard, Henry Singleton, and Francis Wheatley.
by Charles Knight, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
stipple engraving, (circa 1791)
published by Charles Knight
stipple engraving, early 19th century
by Charles Knight, published by Anthony Molteno, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
stipple engraving, published 1 January 1800 (1779)
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