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William Henry Mote

(1803-1871), Line and stipple engraver

Artist associated with 74 portraits
William Henry Mote was a stipple and line engraver who worked on steel plates. He was active in the middle of the nineteenth century.

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Ada Lovelace, by William Henry Mote, after  Alfred Edward Chalon - NPG D5123

Ada Lovelace

by William Henry Mote, after Alfred Edward Chalon
stipple engraving, published 1839
NPG D5123

Ada Lovelace, by William Henry Mote, after  Alfred Edward Chalon - NPG D5124

Ada Lovelace

by William Henry Mote, after Alfred Edward Chalon
stipple engraving, published 1839
NPG D5124

Caroline Amelia Ponsonby (née Gordon-Lennox), Countess of Bessborough, by William Henry Mote, after  John Hayter - NPG D31728

Caroline Amelia Ponsonby (née Gordon-Lennox), Countess of Bessborough

by William Henry Mote, after John Hayter
stipple engraving, published 1840
NPG D31728

Caroline Amelia Ponsonby (née Gordon-Lennox), Countess of Bessborough, by William Henry Mote, after  John Hayter - NPG D31729

Caroline Amelia Ponsonby (née Gordon-Lennox), Countess of Bessborough

by William Henry Mote, after John Hayter
stipple engraving, published 1840
NPG D31729

Lady Honoria Louisa Cadogan, by William Henry Mote, after  John Hayter - NPG D32531

Lady Honoria Louisa Cadogan

by William Henry Mote, after John Hayter
stipple engraving, published 1840
NPG D32531

William Ewart Gladstone, by William Henry Mote, published by  George Virtue, after  Joseph Severn - NPG D34513

William Ewart Gladstone

by William Henry Mote, published by George Virtue, after Joseph Severn
line engraving, 1840
NPG D34513

Elizabeth Anne Ella Digby (née Morse), by William Henry Mote, after  William Drummond - NPG D35185

Elizabeth Anne Ella Digby (née Morse)

by William Henry Mote, after William Drummond
stipple engraving, circa 1840
NPG D35185

Frances Elizabeth Jocelyn (née Cowper), Viscountess Jocelyn, by William Henry Mote, after  Charles Robert Leslie - NPG D36524

Frances Elizabeth Jocelyn (née Cowper), Viscountess Jocelyn

by William Henry Mote, after Charles Robert Leslie
stipple engraving, 1840s
NPG D36524

John Temple Leader, by William Henry Mote, published by  John Saunders, after  Bryan Edward Duppa - NPG D37229

John Temple Leader

by William Henry Mote, published by John Saunders, after Bryan Edward Duppa
stipple engraving, published 1840
NPG D37229

Madame van de Weyer (née Bates), by William Henry Mote, after  Alfred Edward Chalon - NPG D38806

Madame van de Weyer (née Bates)

by William Henry Mote, after Alfred Edward Chalon
stipple engraving, 1840
NPG D38806

Thomas Perronet Thompson, by William Henry Mote, published by  John Saunders, after  Bryan Edward Duppa - NPG D40427

Thomas Perronet Thompson

by William Henry Mote, published by John Saunders, after Bryan Edward Duppa
stipple and line engraving, circa 1840
NPG D40427

Mary Lowther Macleod; Elizabeth Macleod, by William Henry Mote, after  William Drummond - NPG D5181

Mary Lowther Macleod; Elizabeth Macleod

by William Henry Mote, after William Drummond
stipple engraving, 1840s
NPG D5181

John Temple Leader, by William Henry Mote, published by  John Saunders, after  Bryan Edward Duppa - NPG D5195

John Temple Leader

by William Henry Mote, published by John Saunders, after Bryan Edward Duppa
stipple engraving, published 1840
NPG D5195

Henry Warburton, by William Henry Mote, after  Sir George Hayter - NPG D7565

Henry Warburton

by William Henry Mote, after Sir George Hayter
stipple and line engraving, published 1840
NPG D7565

William Ewart Gladstone, by William Henry Mote, published by  George Virtue, after  Joseph Severn - NPG D8376

William Ewart Gladstone

by William Henry Mote, published by George Virtue, after Joseph Severn
line engraving, 1840
NPG D8376

Emily Frances (née Smith), Duchess of Beaufort, by William Henry Mote, after  Alfred Edward Chalon - NPG D31585

Emily Frances (née Smith), Duchess of Beaufort

by William Henry Mote, after Alfred Edward Chalon
stipple engraving, 1841
NPG D31585

Jane Georgiana Seymour (née Sheridan), Duchess of Somerset when Lady Seymour, by William Henry Mote, after  John Hayter - NPG D41828

Jane Georgiana Seymour (née Sheridan), Duchess of Somerset when Lady Seymour

by William Henry Mote, after John Hayter
line engraving, published 1841
NPG D41828

Jane Georgiana Seymour (née Sheridan), Duchess of Somerset when Lady Seymour, by William Henry Mote, after  John Hayter - NPG D6809

Jane Georgiana Seymour (née Sheridan), Duchess of Somerset when Lady Seymour

by William Henry Mote, after John Hayter
line engraving, published October 1841
NPG D6809

Mrs Burr, by Benjamin Rawlinson Faulkner, after  William Henry Mote - NPG D32446

Mrs Burr

by Benjamin Rawlinson Faulkner, after William Henry Mote
stipple engraving, circa 1842
NPG D32446

Jane Georgiana Seymour (née Sheridan), Duchess of Somerset when Lady Seymour, by William Henry Mote, after  John Hayter - NPG D32499

Jane Georgiana Seymour (née Sheridan), Duchess of Somerset when Lady Seymour

by William Henry Mote, after John Hayter
stipple engraving, published 1842
NPG D32499

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