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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Charles Turner (1773-1857), Engraver

A painting by an unknown artist was in the collection of Walter Bennett, 1934; a painting by J. Boaden was exhibited RA, 1830 (442); a painting by J. Lonsdale was in the collection of J. S. Savery of Clapham, 1907, engraved by C. Turner (example in NPG), the engraving reproduced A. Whitman, Charles Turner (1907), frontispiece.


This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Ormond, Early Victorian Portraits, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1973, 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.