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Thomas Charles Wageman

(1787-1863), Painter, printmaker and draughtsman

Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Artist associated with 263 portraits
Thomas Charles Wageman was exceptionally prolific and produced hundreds of portraits. Much of the prints made after his watercolours and drawings of actors and actresses were published in Dolby's British Theatre, Proprietors of the London Stage by Sherwood, Jones & Co., Oxberry's Dramatic Biography, Finden's Dramatic Works and Cumberland's British and Minor Theatres.

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Unknown sitter, probably after Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D42498

Unknown sitter

probably after Thomas Charles Wageman
stipple engraving
NPG D42498

Ann Susanne Wageman and Michael Angelo Wageman, by or after Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D42499

Ann Susanne Wageman and Michael Angelo Wageman

by or after Thomas Charles Wageman
stipple engraving, after 1820
NPG D42499

Alexander Waugh, by Thomas Wright, published by  Francis Westley, after  Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D42534

Alexander Waugh

by Thomas Wright, published by Francis Westley, after Thomas Charles Wageman
stipple engraving, published 1820
NPG D42534

Sarah West (née Cooke), by Thomas Woolnoth, published by  Gold & Northouse, after  Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D42535

Sarah West (née Cooke)

by Thomas Woolnoth, published by Gold & Northouse, after Thomas Charles Wageman
stipple engraving, published 1820
NPG D42535

Charles Farley, by Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D2151

Charles Farley

by Thomas Charles Wageman
pencil, 1820
NPG D2151

Sarah West (née Cooke), by Thomas Woolnoth, after  Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D8258

Sarah West (née Cooke)

by Thomas Woolnoth, after Thomas Charles Wageman
stipple engraving, published 1820
NPG D8258

Mary Ann Povey (Mrs Knight) as Jessica in 'The Merchant of Venice', by Thomas Woolnoth, after  Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D8498

Mary Ann Povey (Mrs Knight) as Jessica in 'The Merchant of Venice'

by Thomas Woolnoth, after Thomas Charles Wageman
stipple engraving, published 1820
NPG D8498

Mary Ann Povey (Mrs Knight) as Jessica in 'The Merchant of Venice', by Thomas Woolnoth, published by  Simpkin and Marshall, published by  Clement Chapple, after  Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D8500

Mary Ann Povey (Mrs Knight) as Jessica in 'The Merchant of Venice'

by Thomas Woolnoth, published by Simpkin and Marshall, published by Clement Chapple, after Thomas Charles Wageman
hand-coloured stipple engraving, published 1820
NPG D8500

Mary Ann Povey (Mrs Knight) as Jessica in 'The Merchant of Venice', by Thomas Woolnoth, published by  Simpkin and Marshall, published by  Clement Chapple, after  Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D8501

Mary Ann Povey (Mrs Knight) as Jessica in 'The Merchant of Venice'

by Thomas Woolnoth, published by Simpkin and Marshall, published by Clement Chapple, after Thomas Charles Wageman
hand-coloured stipple engraving, published 1820
NPG D8501

Mary Ann Povey (Mrs Knight) as Lucy Bertram, by R. Page, published by  John Duncombe, after  Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D8502

Mary Ann Povey (Mrs Knight) as Lucy Bertram

by R. Page, published by John Duncombe, after Thomas Charles Wageman
stipple engraving, 1820s
NPG D8502

Mary Ann Povey (Mrs Knight) as Lucy Bertram, by R. Page, published by  John Duncombe, after  Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D8503

Mary Ann Povey (Mrs Knight) as Lucy Bertram

by R. Page, published by John Duncombe, after Thomas Charles Wageman
hand-coloured stipple engraving, 1820s
NPG D8503

Mary Ann Paton (Mrs Wood) as Amazitli, by A. Easto, after  Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D8530

Mary Ann Paton (Mrs Wood) as Amazitli

by A. Easto, after Thomas Charles Wageman
stipple engraving, 1820s
NPG D8530

Mary Ann Paton (Mrs Wood) as Amazitli, by A. Easto, after  Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D8531

Mary Ann Paton (Mrs Wood) as Amazitli

by A. Easto, after Thomas Charles Wageman
hand-coloured stipple engraving, 1820s
NPG D8531

James Pimbury Wilkinson, by Thomas Wright, published by  Simpkin and Marshall, after  Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D14022

James Pimbury Wilkinson

by Thomas Wright, published by Simpkin and Marshall, after Thomas Charles Wageman
stipple engraving, published 1820
NPG D14022

Sir Francis Burdett, 5th Bt, by Robert Cooper, after  Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D32401

Sir Francis Burdett, 5th Bt

by Robert Cooper, after Thomas Charles Wageman
stipple engraving, published 1821
NPG D32401

Charles Farley as Cloten in 'Cymbeline', by Thomas Woolnoth, published by  Simpkin and Marshall, after  Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D38673

Charles Farley as Cloten in 'Cymbeline'

by Thomas Woolnoth, published by Simpkin and Marshall, after Thomas Charles Wageman
stipple engraving, published 1821
NPG D38673

James Russell as the Clown in 'Twelfth Night', by Thomas Wright, after  Thomas Charles Wageman, published by  Simpkin and Marshall - NPG D38692

James Russell as the Clown in 'Twelfth Night'

by Thomas Wright, after Thomas Charles Wageman, published by Simpkin and Marshall
stipple engraving, Published 1821
NPG D38692

Charles Phillips, by Thomas Woolnoth, published by  Simpkin and Marshall, after  Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D42529

Charles Phillips

by Thomas Woolnoth, published by Simpkin and Marshall, after Thomas Charles Wageman
stipple engraving, published 1821
NPG D42529

John Emery as Tyke in Morton's 'School of Reform', by John Rogers, published by  T & I Elvey, after  Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D38612

John Emery as Tyke in Morton's 'School of Reform'

by John Rogers, published by T & I Elvey, after Thomas Charles Wageman
stipple and line engraving, published 1822
NPG D38612

Edmund Kean as Hamlet, by R. Page, published by  T & I Elvey, after  Thomas Charles Wageman - NPG D38624

Edmund Kean as Hamlet

by R. Page, published by T & I Elvey, after Thomas Charles Wageman
stipple engraving, published 1822
NPG D38624

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