Portrait of Samuel Richardson

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Title

Portrait of Samuel Richardson

Description

Oil painting portrait of Samuel Richardson, the author of "Pamela" and "Clarissa"

Creator

Mason Chamberlin

Source

“Samuel Richardson.” National Portrait Gallery, www.npg.org.uk/collections/search/portrait/mw10920/Samuel-Richardson?LinkID=mp03775&search=sas&sText=samuel%2Brichardson&role=sit&rNo=2.

Publisher

National Portrait Gallery

Date

Circa 1754

Contributor

Savannah Voravong

Relation

Pamela

Type

oil painting

Coverage

This is the portrait of Samuel Richardson, an eighteenth century writer and printer famous for his novels "Pamela" and "Clarissa." His works became popular through his ability to stir up feelings of sympathy within his readers.

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Original Format

Oil Painting

Physical Dimensions

9 3/4 in. x 7 3/4 in. (249 mm x 197 mm)

Files

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Citation

Mason Chamberlin, “Portrait of Samuel Richardson,” Enlightenmens, accessed August 18, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/472.

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