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Regency Portraits Catalogue

Robert Hall (1764-1831), Baptist divine

Oil by P. Vandyke lent to Third Exhibition of National Portraits, South Kensington, 1868 (63) by Mrs William Hall, bust full-face in black coat, signed and dated 1799.

Engraving for The New Evangelical Magazine as Baptist minister in Harvey Lane, Leicester, where he worked 1807-26.

Wax medallion by Poole (NPG 5066), and 1815 version in British Museum.

Oil by J. Flowers in Leicester Museum on loan from Belvoir Street Chapel, half-length with lectern and Bible, right hand slightly raised; large unfinished and undated mezzotint of this in British Museum, and posthumous engravings of it by Cochran (1831), Freeman (1833), and in reverse by an unnamed lithographer.

Drawing by Branwhite, engraved in stipple by W. Finden 1832.

Drawing by Elizabeth Eden, lithographed by R. J. Lane for the Rev Mr Eden (Lane Album 3, p 89).

Medal, profile to right engraved by G. K. Lacey.

Marble statue by J. B. Philip in De Montfort Square, Leicester.

This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Walker, Regency Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, 1985, and is as published then. For the most up-to-date details on individual Collection works, we recommend reading the information provided in the Search the Collection results on this website in parallel with this text.