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Regency Portraits Catalogue

Thomas Thomson (1773-1852), Chemist

Portrait by Mrs Robinson engraved by William Holl for Chambers, Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Scotsmen, 1855, vol.V, p 563.

Portrait by J. G. Gilbert engraved in mezzotint by James Faed (1853) and in line by C. Cook (not dated).

Oil by unknown artist in Scottish NPG (1148) bequeathed by Miss A. Thomson in 1931 (not the same as either of the two portraits above).

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.