John Thompson

Born: 25 May 1785 in Manchester
Died: 20 February 1866
Biography
Engraver on wood and metal, active in London. Signatures: full name in capitals, or T superimposed on I (forming a Latin cross with serifs). Brother of engraver Charles Thompson (1791-1843); father of photographer Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68) and art administrator Richard Antony Thompson (1819-1908).
 
Works of Art: 16
Books: 11
Archives: 0
Works associated with

Portrait bust of Sir Walter...   
Portrait bust of Sir Walter...
Francis Chantrey
  

Presentation vignette   
Presentation vignette
William Harvey
  

Presentation vignette   
Presentation vignette
William Harvey
  

The Lady of Shalott   
The Lady of Shalott
William Holman Hunt
  

Self-portrait   
Self-portrait
1 September 1823
John Jackson
  

The End   
The End
Daniel Maclise
  
 

'Now nearer draws the funeral...   
'Now nearer draws the funeral...
Daniel Maclise
  

'My William, thou?'   
'My William, thou?'
Daniel Maclise
  

'The mother to her comfort...   
'The mother to her comfort...
Daniel Maclise
  

'But why stands Leonora there...'   
'But why stands Leonora there...'
Daniel Maclise
  

'Leonora from an anxious dream...'   
'Leonora from an anxious dream...'
Daniel Maclise
  

Title-page   
Title-page
Daniel Maclise
  
 

Frontispiece   
Frontispiece
Daniel Maclise
  

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Title-page
Daniel Maclise
  

Frontispiece   
Frontispiece
Daniel Maclise
  

Penny Post Envelope   
Penny Post Envelope
1840
William Mulready
  

Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, 1st baron   Poems by Alfred Tennyson; illustrated by T. Crestwick, J. E. Millais, W. Holman Hunt, W. Mulready, J. C. Horsley, D. G. Rossetti, C. Stanfield, D. Maclise. - London 1857   
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Dickens, Charles   The Battle of Life A love story - [no date]   
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Dickens, Charles   The Cricket on the Hearth A Fairy Tale of Home. By Charles Dickens. - London 1846.   
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Millais's Illustrations A Collection of Drawings on Wood By John Everett Millais, R.A.   - London And New York 1866   
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Bray, Anna Eliza   Life Of Thomas Stothard, R.A. With Personal Reminiscences By Mrs. Bray, Author of "The Borders of the Tamar and the Tavy," "Memoirs of Charles A. Stothard, F.S.A.," "Trelawny," "Trials of the Heart," &c. &c. With Numerous Illustrations From His Works. - London: 1851.   
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Kugler, Franz Theodor   [Kugler's Hand-Book Of Painting.] - The Schools Of Painting In Italy. Translated, From The German Of Kugler, By A Lady. Edited, With Notes, By Sir Charles L. Eastlake, P.R.A., F.R.S. With Upwards Of One Hundred Illustrations, Drawn On Wood, By George Scharf, Jun., From The Works Of The Old Masters Mentioned In This Book, Engraved By John Thompson And Samuel Williams. Second Edition, Thoroughly Revised, With Much Additional Matter. In Two Parts. - Part I. (II.) - London: 1851.   
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Britton, John   The History And Description, With Graphic Illustrations, Of Cassiobury Park, Hertfordshire: The Seat Of The Earl Of Essex. - By John Britton, F.S.A. Honorary Member Of The Institute Of British Architects, And Of Other English And Foreign Societies; Author Of The Architectural And Cathedral Antiquities, Etc. - London: [1837]   
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Northcote, James, R.A.   Fables, Original And Selected. By The Late James Northcote, R.A. Second Series. Illustrated By Two Hundred And Eighty Engravings on Wood. - London: [1833]   
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Dibdin, Thomas Frognall   Aedes Althorpianae; Or An Account Of The Mansion, Books, And Pictures, At Althorp; The Residence Of George John Earl Spencer, K.G. To Which Is Added A Supplement To The Bibliotheca Spenceriana. By The Rev. Thomas Frognall Dibdin, F.R.S. S.A. Librarian To His Lordship. - London: 1822.   
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An Essay On The Genius Of George Cruikshank. With Numerous Illustrations Of His Works. (From The Westminster Review, No. LXVI.) With Additional Etchings.   - [London:] [1840]   
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Layard, Austen Henry, author, draughtsman   The Monuments Of Nineveh. From Drawings Made On The Spot By Austen Henry Layard, Esq., D.C.L. Illustrated In One Hundred Plates. - London: 1849. (-1853.)   
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