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Regency Portraits Catalogue

William Murdock (1754-1839), Inventor of gas lighting

Portraits in Regency Portraits Catalogue

William Murdock

by Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey
circa 1824
NPG 316a(91)

William Murdock

by Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey
circa 1824
NPG 316a(92)

Men of Science Living in 1807-8

by Sir John Gilbert, and Frederick John Skill, and William Walker, and Elizabeth Walker (née Reynolds)
1858-1862
NPG 1075

Engraving after 'Men of Science Living in 1807-8'

by George Zobel, and William Walker
1862
NPG 1075a