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Regency Portraits Catalogue

Isaac Taylor (1759-1829), Nonconformist divine, writer and engraver

Thomas Seccombe in the Dictionary of National Biography mentions an oil portrait in the possession of Canon Isaac Taylor at Settrington, Yorkshire.

Self-portrait engraved by T. Blood for the Evangelical Magazine, 1 June 1818.

Portrait painted and engraved by James Andrews was published in April 1832; a copy is in the Ecclesiastical Iconography, 1904, XV, p 115.

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.