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Edward Scriven

(1775-1841), Engraver

Artist associated with 210 portraits
An engraver, who trained under Hertfordshire engraver Robert Thew. Thew and Scriven together produced engravings for the London publisher John Boydell and when Thew died in 1802, Scriven replaced him as engraver to the Prince of Wales. Scriven became the eminent engraver of his generation; he produced over 200 portrait engravings. He contributed to several expensively illustrated books and series of engravings, notably The Coronation of his most Sacred Majesty King George IV, published in 1837, recording the appearance and costume of those who took part in the coronation. In around 1820, he was appointed historical engraver to George IV.

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John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester, by Edward Scriven, published by  James Carpenter, published by  William Richard Beckford Miller, after  Sir Peter Lely - NPG D29489

John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester

by Edward Scriven, published by James Carpenter, published by William Richard Beckford Miller, after Sir Peter Lely
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D29489

Thomas Killigrew, by Edward Scriven, after  William Sheppard - NPG D30006

Thomas Killigrew

by Edward Scriven, after William Sheppard
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30006

Margaret Cavendish (née Lucas), Duchess of Newcastle upon Tyne, by Edward Scriven, after  Abraham Diepenbeeck - NPG D30190

Margaret Cavendish (née Lucas), Duchess of Newcastle upon Tyne

by Edward Scriven, after Abraham Diepenbeeck
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30190

Mary Villiers (née Fairfax), Duchess of Buckingham, by Edward Scriven, possibly after  Sir Peter Lely - NPG D30488

Mary Villiers (née Fairfax), Duchess of Buckingham

by Edward Scriven, possibly after Sir Peter Lely
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30488

Anna Scott, Duchess of Monmouth and Duchess of Buccleuch, by Edward Scriven, after  Willem Wissing - NPG D30494

Anna Scott, Duchess of Monmouth and Duchess of Buccleuch

by Edward Scriven, after Willem Wissing
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30494

Barbara Palmer (née Villiers), Duchess of Cleveland, by Edward Scriven, after  Sir Peter Lely - NPG D30502

Barbara Palmer (née Villiers), Duchess of Cleveland

by Edward Scriven, after Sir Peter Lely
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30502

Louise de Kéroualle, Duchess of Portsmouth, by Edward Scriven, after  Samuel Cooper - NPG D30504

Louise de Kéroualle, Duchess of Portsmouth

by Edward Scriven, after Samuel Cooper
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30504

Anna Maria Talbot (née Brudenell), Countess of Shrewsbury, by Edward Scriven, after  Sir Peter Lely - NPG D30537

Anna Maria Talbot (née Brudenell), Countess of Shrewsbury

by Edward Scriven, after Sir Peter Lely
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30537

Margaret (née Brooke), Lady Denham, by Edward Scriven, after  Sir Peter Lely - NPG D30563

Margaret (née Brooke), Lady Denham

by Edward Scriven, after Sir Peter Lely
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30563

Lady Price, by Edward Scriven, after  Sir Peter Lely - NPG D30579

Lady Price

by Edward Scriven, after Sir Peter Lely
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30579

Jane Myddelton (née Needham), by Edward Scriven, after  Sir Peter Lely - NPG D30581

Jane Myddelton (née Needham)

by Edward Scriven, after Sir Peter Lely
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30581

Mary (née Kirke), Lady Vernon, by Edward Scriven, after  Sir Peter Lely - NPG D30584

Mary (née Kirke), Lady Vernon

by Edward Scriven, after Sir Peter Lely
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30584

Lucy Walter, by Edward Scriven, after  Nicholas Dixon - NPG D30618

Lucy Walter

by Edward Scriven, after Nicholas Dixon
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30618

Mary Davis, by Edward Scriven, after  Sir Peter Lely - NPG D30619

Mary Davis

by Edward Scriven, after Sir Peter Lely
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30619

Margaret Hughes, by Edward Scriven, after  Sir Peter Lely - NPG D30638

Margaret Hughes

by Edward Scriven, after Sir Peter Lely
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30638

Jacob Hall, by Edward Scriven, after  Jakob ('Jacob') van Oost the Younger - NPG D30688

Jacob Hall

by Edward Scriven, after Jakob ('Jacob') van Oost the Younger
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30688

Louis Duras, 2nd Earl of Feversham, by Edward Scriven, published by  James Carpenter, published by  William Richard Beckford Miller, after  John Riley - NPG D30855

Louis Duras, 2nd Earl of Feversham

by Edward Scriven, published by James Carpenter, published by William Richard Beckford Miller, after John Riley
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30855

Sir Stephen Fox, by Edward Scriven, after  Sir Peter Lely - NPG D30923

Sir Stephen Fox

by Edward Scriven, after Sir Peter Lely
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D30923

Charles Sackville, 6th Earl of Dorset, by Edward Scriven, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D31105

Charles Sackville, 6th Earl of Dorset

by Edward Scriven, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D31105

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