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John Jabez Edwin Mayall

(1813-1901), Photographer

Artist associated with 507 portraits
Born in 1813, John Jabez Edwin Mayall, né Jabez Meal, opened a daguerreotype studio in Philadelphia in the early 1840s. He soon moved to Britain where he helped to establish the American Daguerreotype Association in London. In 1851 he set up his own studio in London, photographing Queen Victoria and members of the royal family throughout the 1860s. Mayall became famous with his cartes-de-visite of the Queen and H.R.H. the Prince Consort, which sold tens of thousands of copies. Mayall left London for Brighton in the mid-1860s where he continued his photography and became involved in local politics. He died in London in 1901. The National Portrait Gallery holds more than 160 of his photographs.

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Evelyn Boscawen, 6th Viscount Falmouth, by Joseph Brown, published by  A.H. Baily & Co, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D36640

Evelyn Boscawen, 6th Viscount Falmouth

by Joseph Brown, published by A.H. Baily & Co, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, published 1 September 1863
NPG D36640

Richard Christopher Naylor, by Joseph Brown, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D38477

Richard Christopher Naylor

by Joseph Brown, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, published 1863
NPG D38477

Sir (Samuel) Morton Peto, 1st Bt, by George B. Black, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D40174

Sir (Samuel) Morton Peto, 1st Bt

by George B. Black, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
lithograph, 1864
NPG D40174

George William Coventry, 9th Earl of Coventry, by Joseph Brown, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D34189

George William Coventry, 9th Earl of Coventry

by Joseph Brown, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, published 1865
NPG D34189

Ulick de Burgh, 1st Marquess of Clanricarde, by Joseph Brown, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D33262

Ulick de Burgh, 1st Marquess of Clanricarde

by Joseph Brown, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, 1866
NPG D33262

George Frederick D'Arcy Lambton, 2nd Earl of Durham, by Joseph Brown, published by  A.H. Baily & Co, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D36049

George Frederick D'Arcy Lambton, 2nd Earl of Durham

by Joseph Brown, published by A.H. Baily & Co, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, published 1 October 1866
NPG D36049

Orlando George Charles Bridgeman, 3rd Earl of Bradford, by Joseph Brown, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D32063

Orlando George Charles Bridgeman, 3rd Earl of Bradford

by Joseph Brown, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, published 1867
NPG D32063

William, 12th Duke of Hamilton, by Joseph Brown, published by  A.H. Baily & Co, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D35263

William, 12th Duke of Hamilton

by Joseph Brown, published by A.H. Baily & Co, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, published 1 August 1867
NPG D35263

Thomas Smith, by Joseph Brown, published by  A.H. Baily & Co, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D41769

Thomas Smith

by Joseph Brown, published by A.H. Baily & Co, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, published 2 September 1867
NPG D41769

Francis Nathaniel Conyngham, 2nd Marquess Conyngham, by Joseph Brown, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D34082

Francis Nathaniel Conyngham, 2nd Marquess Conyngham

by Joseph Brown, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, published 1867
NPG D34082

William Drogo Montagu, 7th Duke of Manchester, by Joseph Brown, published by  A.H. Baily & Co, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D38182

William Drogo Montagu, 7th Duke of Manchester

by Joseph Brown, published by A.H. Baily & Co, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, published 1 January 1868
NPG D38182

Alexander Nelson Hood, 1st Viscount Bridport, by Joseph Brown, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D32104

Alexander Nelson Hood, 1st Viscount Bridport

by Joseph Brown, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, published 1869
NPG D32104

James Lloyd Ashbury, by Joseph Brown, after a photograph by  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D4470

James Lloyd Ashbury

by Joseph Brown, after a photograph by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, late 19th century
NPG D4470

Horatio Ross, by Joseph Brown, after a photograph by  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D5840

Horatio Ross

by Joseph Brown, after a photograph by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, published 1869
NPG D5840

Mark George Kerr Rolle, by Joseph Brown, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D10788

Mark George Kerr Rolle

by Joseph Brown, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, published 1870
NPG D10788

George Augustus Frederick Louis Curzon, 2nd Earl Howe, by Joseph Brown, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D36354

George Augustus Frederick Louis Curzon, 2nd Earl Howe

by Joseph Brown, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, late 19th century
NPG D36354

John Everett, by Joseph Brown, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D36608

John Everett

by Joseph Brown, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, published late 19th century
NPG D36608

S. Charles Newton, by Joseph Brown, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D38754

S. Charles Newton

by Joseph Brown, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, late 19th century
NPG D38754

Sir George Ernest Paget, 1st Bt, by Joseph Brown, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D39499

Sir George Ernest Paget, 1st Bt

by Joseph Brown, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
stipple engraving, late 19th century
NPG D39499

Charlotte Helen Sainton-Dolby, by S. Gazenave, printed by  M & N Hanhart, published by  Jullien & Co, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG D40013

Charlotte Helen Sainton-Dolby

by S. Gazenave, printed by M & N Hanhart, published by Jullien & Co, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
lithograph, late 19th century
NPG D40013

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