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Samuel Freeman

(1773-1857), Engraver

Artist associated with 80 portraits
Samuel Freeman was a London-based engraver. He studied under Francesco Bartolozzi, and one of his earliest independent portraits was that of Garrick, after Sir Joshua Reynolds, published in 1807. He specialised in stipple engraving and in crayon portraits. Other works by Freeman include a Holy Family, engraved from an original by Correggio, and a Madonna, after Raphael.

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Rowland Hill, by Samuel Freeman, published by  Page & Son, after  William Derby - NPG D35844

Rowland Hill

by Samuel Freeman, published by Page & Son, after William Derby
stipple engraving, published 1 February 1831
NPG D35844

Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis, by Samuel Freeman, published by  Fisher Son & Co, after  John Singleton Copley - NPG D15317

Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis

by Samuel Freeman, published by Fisher Son & Co, after John Singleton Copley
stipple engraving, published 1831
NPG D15317

Anne Isabella, Lady Byron, by Samuel Freeman, published for  Henry Colburn, after  Unknown artist - NPG D11135

Anne Isabella, Lady Byron

by Samuel Freeman, published for Henry Colburn, after Unknown artist
stipple engraving, published January 1833
NPG D11135

Richard Grenville, 2nd Duke of Buckingham and Chandos, by Samuel Freeman, after  Anne Mee (née Foldsone) - NPG D1133

Richard Grenville, 2nd Duke of Buckingham and Chandos

by Samuel Freeman, after Anne Mee (née Foldsone)
stipple engraving, 1836
NPG D1133

Catherine (née Pollok), Lady Stepney, by Samuel Freeman, published by  Henry Colburn, after  Alfred Edward Chalon - NPG D47477

Catherine (née Pollok), Lady Stepney

by Samuel Freeman, published by Henry Colburn, after Alfred Edward Chalon
stipple engraving, published December 1837
NPG D47477

Frederic Chamier, by Samuel Freeman, published by  Henry Colburn, after  L. Schmitz - NPG D2042

Frederic Chamier

by Samuel Freeman, published by Henry Colburn, after L. Schmitz
stipple engraving, published April 1838
NPG D2042

John Charles Herries, by Samuel Freeman, published by  George Virtue - NPG D35715

John Charles Herries

by Samuel Freeman, published by George Virtue
stipple engraving, 1840s
NPG D35715

John Charles Herries, by Samuel Freeman, published by  Dawe & Gowar (Gower) - NPG D35716

John Charles Herries

by Samuel Freeman, published by Dawe & Gowar (Gower)
stipple engraving, 1840s
NPG D35716

Henry Sidney, Earl of Romney, by Samuel Freeman, published by  Henry Colburn, after  George Perfect Harding, after  Sir Peter Lely - NPG D5836

Henry Sidney, Earl of Romney

by Samuel Freeman, published by Henry Colburn, after George Perfect Harding, after Sir Peter Lely
stipple engraving, published 1843
NPG D5836

Horatio Nelson, by Samuel Freeman, after  Lemuel Francis Abbott - NPG D5341

Horatio Nelson

by Samuel Freeman, after Lemuel Francis Abbott
stipple and line engraving, published 1844
NPG D5341

Samuel Laman Blanchard, by Samuel Freeman, after  Daniel Maclise - NPG D31875

Samuel Laman Blanchard

by Samuel Freeman, after Daniel Maclise
stipple engraving, published 1846
NPG D31875

Charles Elmé Francatelli, by Samuel Freeman, after  Auguste Hervieu - NPG D20850

Charles Elmé Francatelli

by Samuel Freeman, after Auguste Hervieu
stipple engraving, published 1846
NPG D20850

Louis-Philippe I, King of the French, by Samuel Freeman, after  Denis Auguste Marie Raffet - NPG D9280

Louis-Philippe I, King of the French

by Samuel Freeman, after Denis Auguste Marie Raffet
stipple engraving, circa 1848-1850
NPG D9280

Julia Pardoe, by Samuel Freeman, published by  Richard Bentley, after  John Lilley - NPG D9043

Julia Pardoe

by Samuel Freeman, published by Richard Bentley, after John Lilley
stipple engraving, published 1849
NPG D9043

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Leigh Hunt

by Samuel Freeman, after William Mineard Bennett
stipple engraving, circa 1805
NPG D11203

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David Garrick

by Samuel Freeman, published by Vernor, Hood & Sharpe, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
stipple engraving, published 1 June 1807
NPG D15308

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Edward Gibbon

by Samuel Freeman, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
stipple engraving, circa 1825-1850 (1779)
NPG D20074

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Charlotte Smith (née Turner)

by Samuel Freeman, published by William Smith, after George Romney
stipple engraving, published circa 1827
NPG D15133

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Lord Byron

by Samuel Freeman, published by Henry Colburn, after Marianne Leigh Hunt
stipple engraving, 1828
NPG D19658

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Jean Baptiste Andre Dumas

by Samuel Freeman, after Émile Desmaisons
line engraving, mid 19th century
NPG D1242

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