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James Scott

(circa 1809-circa 1889), Engraver

Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist associated with 132 portraits
One of the finest engravers of the mid and late nineteenth century, James Scott was equally talented in the fields of portraiture, historical, sporting and genre subjects. He was highly regarded both for his mezzotints and for his mixed method engravings. Scott had a long and distinguished career, first coming to prominence with his portrait of the Duke of Wellington published in 1837. During the next fifty years, he engraved large designs after the works of such contemporary painters as Daniel Maclise, Landseer, J. G. Brown and George Henry Boughton.

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Lady Anne Dawson (née Fermor), by James Scott, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG D1574

Lady Anne Dawson (née Fermor)

by James Scott, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1878 (1754)
NPG D1574

John Foote, by James Scott, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG D1981

John Foote

by James Scott, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1878 (1761)
NPG D1981

Elizabeth Ann Sheridan (née Linley), by James Scott, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Thomas Gainsborough - NPG D14577

Elizabeth Ann Sheridan (née Linley)

by James Scott, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Thomas Gainsborough
mezzotint, published 1878
NPG D14577

John (John) Joshua Kirby, by James Scott, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Thomas Gainsborough - NPG D36886

John (John) Joshua Kirby

by James Scott, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Thomas Gainsborough
mezzotint, published 1879 (circa 1764)
NPG D36886

John (John) Joshua Kirby, by James Scott, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Thomas Gainsborough - NPG D3435

John (John) Joshua Kirby

by James Scott, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Thomas Gainsborough
mezzotint, published 1879 (circa 1764)
NPG D3435

John (John) Joshua Kirby, by James Scott, after  Thomas Gainsborough - NPG D3436

John (John) Joshua Kirby

by James Scott, after Thomas Gainsborough
mezzotint, published 1879 (circa 1764)
NPG D3436

Frances Susan Elizabeth ('Anne') (née Wandesford), Countess of Ormonde and child, by James Scott, possibly after  Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG D32502

Frances Susan Elizabeth ('Anne') (née Wandesford), Countess of Ormonde and child

by James Scott, possibly after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, mid 19th century
NPG D32502

Henry Graves, by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, by  James Scott, by  James John Chant, by  Robert Graves, by  Francis Holl, by  Charles Henry Mottram, by  Robert Bowyer Parkes, by  George Sanders, by  William Henry Simmons, by  Edward A. Smith, by  James Stephenson, by  George - NPG D34971

Henry Graves

by Thomas Lewis Atkinson, by James Scott, by James John Chant, by Robert Graves, by Francis Holl, by Charles Henry Mottram, by Robert Bowyer Parkes, by George Sanders, by William Henry Simmons, by Edward A. Smith, by James Stephenson, by George
mezzotint, before 1880
NPG D34971

Queen Victoria, by James Scott, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Edwin Landseer - NPG D8151

Queen Victoria

by James Scott, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Edwin Landseer
mezzotint, published 1882
NPG D8151

John George Landseer, by James Scott, after  John George Landseer - NPG D3532

John George Landseer

by James Scott, after John George Landseer
mezzotint, published 1884
NPG D3532

Henry Thomas Pelham, 3rd Earl of Chichester, by James Scott, after  Frank Holl - NPG D33183

Henry Thomas Pelham, 3rd Earl of Chichester

by James Scott, after Frank Holl
mezzotint, 1886
NPG D33183

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The Arctic Council planning a search for Sir John Franklin

by James Scott, after Stephen Pearce
mezzotint, published 1853
NPG D9472

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