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Regency Portraits Catalogue

John George Landseer (1761 or 1769-1852), Engraver and antiquary; father of Sir Edwin Landseer

before 1822
Oil by A. W. Devis (d. 1822) exhibited SBA 1832 (112), lent by John Landseer.

1838
Watercolour drawing by Brian Duppa exhibited SBA 1838 (45) and again RA 1852 (989).

1839
Bust by Patric Park exhibited Royal Scottish Academy 1839 (501).

c.1850
Calotype by Cundall, re-photographed by W. Bainbridge, 1867, in the Royal Collection, reproduced Richard Ormond, Sir Edwin Landseer, 1981, p 2.

Undated
Mezzotint by R. B. Parkes, group of Mrs Landseer and her family.

1882
Marble bust by J. Adams-Acton in Russell-Cotes Gallery, Bournemouth, exhibited RA 1882 (1569) and modelled from a plaster bust attributed to Chantrey (details in a letter from Landseer Mackenzie in NPG archive).



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.