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Thomas Trotter

(circa 1750-1803), Painter

Artist associated with 71 portraits
Thomas Trotter was a tradesman before studying under Blake. He engraved several plates in the manner of Stothard, but his reputation rests on his engravings from originals by Sir Joshua Reynolds. Unfortunately, his eyesight deteriorated to the point where he was unable to continue engraving and, towards the end of his career, he devoted himself exclusively to drawings of architectural views and antiquities.

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Henry Scougal, by Thomas Trotter - NPG D30917

Henry Scougal

by Thomas Trotter
line engraving, published 1796
NPG D30917

John Hall, by Thomas Trotter, published by  William Richardson - NPG D31452

John Hall

by Thomas Trotter, published by William Richardson
line engraving, published 1796
NPG D31452

John Hall, by Thomas Trotter, published by  William Richardson - NPG D31453

John Hall

by Thomas Trotter, published by William Richardson
line engraving, published 1796
NPG D31453

John Hall, by Thomas Trotter, published by  William Richardson - NPG D31454

John Hall

by Thomas Trotter, published by William Richardson
line engraving, published 1796
NPG D31454

John Knox, by Thomas Trotter, after  de Vos - NPG D25291

John Knox

by Thomas Trotter, after de Vos
line engraving, 1798
NPG D25291

John Knox, by Thomas Trotter, published by  Robert Wilkinson - NPG D25295

John Knox

by Thomas Trotter, published by Robert Wilkinson
line engraving, published 1 January 1798
NPG D25295

James Erskine, 6th Earl of Buchan, by Thomas Trotter, published by  Robert Wilkinson - NPG D26669

James Erskine, 6th Earl of Buchan

by Thomas Trotter, published by Robert Wilkinson
stipple engraving, published 1 January 1798
NPG D26669

Sir Robert Gordon of Straloch, by Thomas Trotter - NPG D29142

Sir Robert Gordon of Straloch

by Thomas Trotter
line engraving, published 1798
NPG D29142

Peter Mews, by Thomas Trotter, after  David Loggan, published by  William Richardson - NPG D29532

Peter Mews

by Thomas Trotter, after David Loggan, published by William Richardson
line engraving, published 1798
NPG D29532

Sir Thomas Browne, by Thomas Trotter, published by  William Richardson - NPG D30049

Sir Thomas Browne

by Thomas Trotter, published by William Richardson
line engraving, published 1 March 1798
NPG D30049

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Henry Hunter

by Thomas Trotter
line and stipple engraving, circa 1775-1800
NPG D15119

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