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Sir Francis Grant

(1803-1878), Portrait painter and President of the Royal Academy

Sitter associated with 21 portraits
Artist associated with 102 portraits
Portrait painter; first made his reputation as a painter of sporting subjects; subsequently established himself as the most successful and fashionable portraitist of his time; elected President of the Royal Academy, 1866.

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Henry Hardinge, 1st Viscount Hardinge of Lahore, by James Faed the Elder, published by  Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D35407

Henry Hardinge, 1st Viscount Hardinge of Lahore

by James Faed the Elder, published by Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 1 November 1851 (1849)
NPG D35407

Henry Hardinge, 1st Viscount Hardinge of Lahore, by James Faed the Elder, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D35408

Henry Hardinge, 1st Viscount Hardinge of Lahore

by James Faed the Elder, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, 1851 (1849)
NPG D35408

Sir William Erle, by and published by George Raphael Ward, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D36192

Sir William Erle

by and published by George Raphael Ward, after Sir Francis Grant
mixed-method engraving, (1851)
NPG D36192

Hon. Frances Anna Georgiana Kinnaird (née Ponsonby), by George Zobel, published by  Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D36881

Hon. Frances Anna Georgiana Kinnaird (née Ponsonby)

by George Zobel, published by Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 1 November 1851
NPG D36881

Gilbert Elliot Murray Kynynmound, 2nd Earl of Minto, by George Zobel, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D5690

Gilbert Elliot Murray Kynynmound, 2nd Earl of Minto

by George Zobel, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 1851
NPG D5690

Gilbert Elliot Murray Kynynmound, 2nd Earl of Minto, by George Zobel, published by  Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D7735

Gilbert Elliot Murray Kynynmound, 2nd Earl of Minto

by George Zobel, published by Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 1 November 1851
NPG D7735

Thomas Wilde, 1st Baron Truro, by George Zobel, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D7798

Thomas Wilde, 1st Baron Truro

by George Zobel, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 1851
NPG D7798

John Campbell, 1st Baron Campbell of St Andrews, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D32561

John Campbell, 1st Baron Campbell of St Andrews

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 1852
NPG D32561

Harry Farr-Yeatman, by George Zobel, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D36249

Harry Farr-Yeatman

by George Zobel, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, 1852
NPG D36249

FitzRoy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan, by Henry Cousins, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D39178

FitzRoy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan

by Henry Cousins, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, (1853)
NPG D39178

Amelia Jane Wood (née Williams), by William Henry Mote, published by  David Bogue, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D4903

Amelia Jane Wood (née Williams)

by William Henry Mote, published by David Bogue, after Sir Francis Grant
hand-coloured stipple engraving, published 1853
NPG D4903

Hugh Gough, 1st Viscount Gough, after Sir Francis Grant - NPG D34648

Hugh Gough, 1st Viscount Gough

after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, (exhibited 1854)
NPG D34648

John Gibson Lockhart, by James Faed the Elder, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D3607

John Gibson Lockhart

by James Faed the Elder, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 31 January 1856
NPG D3607

William Cubitt, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D34420

William Cubitt

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, 1857
NPG D34420

Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 3rd Marquess of Lansdowne, by John Richardson Jackson, published by  Messrs Fores, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D37173

Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 3rd Marquess of Lansdowne

by John Richardson Jackson, published by Messrs Fores, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 8 August 1857
NPG D37173

Sir George Pollock, 1st Bt, by James John Chant, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D40334

Sir George Pollock, 1st Bt

by James John Chant, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 1 May 1857
NPG D40334

Sir George Pollock, 1st Bt, by James John Chant, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D42609

Sir George Pollock, 1st Bt

by James John Chant, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, 1857
NPG D42609

Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 3rd Marquess of Lansdowne, by John Richardson Jackson, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D3538

Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 3rd Marquess of Lansdowne

by John Richardson Jackson, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 1857
NPG D3538

Sir Percy Egerton Herbert, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D35705

Sir Percy Egerton Herbert

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 5 November 1858 (1857)
NPG D35705

Sir Percy Egerton Herbert, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D35706

Sir Percy Egerton Herbert

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 5 November 1858 (1857)
NPG D35706

FitzRoy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan, by James John Chant, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D39177

FitzRoy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan

by James John Chant, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, (circa 1858)
NPG D39177

Henry Robinson-Montagu, 6th Baron Rokeby, by George Zobel, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D39847

Henry Robinson-Montagu, 6th Baron Rokeby

by George Zobel, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 1 March 1858
NPG D39847

Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron Macaulay, after Sir Francis Grant - NPG D15735

Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron Macaulay

after Sir Francis Grant
photogravure, (1858)
NPG D15735

Henry Beauchamp Lygon, 4th Earl Beauchamp, by Frederick Stacpoole, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D23560

Henry Beauchamp Lygon, 4th Earl Beauchamp

by Frederick Stacpoole, after Sir Francis Grant
mixed-method engraving, published 1859
NPG D23560

Henry Beauchamp Lygon, 4th Earl Beauchamp, by Frederick Stacpoole, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D23561

Henry Beauchamp Lygon, 4th Earl Beauchamp

by Frederick Stacpoole, after Sir Francis Grant
mixed-method engraving, published 1859
NPG D23561

Richard William Penn Curzon, 1st Earl Howe, by George Zobel, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D42611

Richard William Penn Curzon, 1st Earl Howe

by George Zobel, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 1859
NPG D42611

Colin Campbell, 1st Baron Clyde, by Samuel Cousins, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D33543

Colin Campbell, 1st Baron Clyde

by Samuel Cousins, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 1862
NPG D33543

John Edward Cornwallis Rous, 2nd Earl of Stradbroke, by James John Chant, published by  Henry Graves & Co, published by  William Hunt, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D42067

John Edward Cornwallis Rous, 2nd Earl of Stradbroke

by James John Chant, published by Henry Graves & Co, published by William Hunt, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 1 September 1863
NPG D42067

James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin, by James Faed the Elder, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D36140

James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin

by James Faed the Elder, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 7 June 1864
NPG D36140

Roundell Palmer, 1st Earl of Selborne, by N. Sanders, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D40637

Roundell Palmer, 1st Earl of Selborne

by N. Sanders, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 18 October 1864
NPG D40637

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston, by Francis Holl, by  George Zobel, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D39516

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston

by Francis Holl, by George Zobel, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 11 September 1865
NPG D39516

William Philip Molyneux, 4th Earl of Sefton, by George Sidwell Sanders, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D40632

William Philip Molyneux, 4th Earl of Sefton

by George Sidwell Sanders, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 9 June 1865
NPG D40632

Jonathan Peel, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D39584

Jonathan Peel

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mixed-method engraving, published 2 July 1866
NPG D39584

Tom Hills, by George Sanders, printed by  Holdgate Brothers, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D35853

Tom Hills

by George Sanders, printed by Holdgate Brothers, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 25 February 1870 (1867)
NPG D35853

Tom Hills, by George Sanders, printed by  Holdgate Brothers, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D35854

Tom Hills

by George Sanders, printed by Holdgate Brothers, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 25 February 1870 (1867)
NPG D35854

James Henry Robert Innes-Ker, 6th Duke of Roxburghe, by George Zobel, printed by  Holdgate Brothers, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D39909

James Henry Robert Innes-Ker, 6th Duke of Roxburghe

by George Zobel, printed by Holdgate Brothers, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 7 January 1870
NPG D39909

Joseph Walker Pease, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D10556

Joseph Walker Pease

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 1876
NPG D10556

Sir Francis Grant, by George Thomas Doo, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D34771

Sir Francis Grant

by George Thomas Doo, after Sir Francis Grant
line engraving, 1878
NPG D34771

Sir Francis Grant, by George Thomas Doo, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D38907

Sir Francis Grant

by George Thomas Doo, after Sir Francis Grant
line engraving, 1878
NPG D38907

Francis Hodgson, by Charles Henry Jeens, after  Sir Francis Grant - NPG D15812

Francis Hodgson

by Charles Henry Jeens, after Sir Francis Grant
line and stipple engraving, published 1878
NPG D15812

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John Gibson Lockhart

by James Faed the Elder, published by Henry Graves, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, published 31 January 1856
NPG D20218

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Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron Macaulay

after Sir Francis Grant
photogravure, (1858)
NPG D19027

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