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Charles Dickens

(1812-1870), Novelist

Sitter in 95 portraits
The greatest novelist of the age; established his name with Pickwick Papers, 1836.

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Charles Dickens, by John & Charles Watkins, published by  Samuel E. Poulton - NPG x14344

Charles Dickens

by John & Charles Watkins, published by Samuel E. Poulton
albumen carte-de-visite, September 1863
NPG x14344

Charles Dickens, by John & Charles Watkins, published by  Mason & Co (Robert Hindry Mason) - NPG x14345

Charles Dickens

by John & Charles Watkins, published by Mason & Co (Robert Hindry Mason)
albumen carte-de-visite, September 1863
NPG x14345

Charles Dickens, by John & Charles Watkins, published by  Mason & Co (Robert Hindry Mason) - NPG x14346

Charles Dickens

by John & Charles Watkins, published by Mason & Co (Robert Hindry Mason)
albumen carte-de-visite, September 1863
NPG x14346

Charles Dickens, by John Watkins - NPG Ax18228

Charles Dickens

by John Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, September 1863
NPG Ax18228

Charles Dickens, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax21885

Charles Dickens

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen print, September 1863
NPG Ax21885

Charles Dickens, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax21886

Charles Dickens

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen print, September 1863
NPG Ax21886

Charles Dickens, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG x14339

Charles Dickens

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen print on card, September 1863
NPG x14339

Charles Dickens, by Robert White Thrupp, after  John & Charles Watkins - NPG x135522

Charles Dickens

by Robert White Thrupp, after John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s (September 1863)
NPG x135522

'Upwards of five hundred photographic portraits of the most celebrated personages of the age', by Frederick Holland Mares, after  Disdéri, and  Camille Silvy, and  Duroni & Murer, and  Émile Desmaisons, and  John Jabez Edwin Mayall, and  (George) Herbert Watkins, and  William Edward Kilburn, and  Horatio Nelson King, and  John & Charles Watkins, an - NPG x139661

'Upwards of five hundred photographic portraits of the most celebrated personages of the age'

by Frederick Holland Mares, after Disdéri, and Camille Silvy, and Duroni & Murer, and Émile Desmaisons, and John Jabez Edwin Mayall, and (George) Herbert Watkins, and William Edward Kilburn, and Horatio Nelson King, and John & Charles Watkins, an
albumen carte-de-visite, 1863
NPG x139661

Charles Dickens with others, by Mason & Co (Robert Hindry Mason) - NPG x4406

Charles Dickens with others

by Mason & Co (Robert Hindry Mason)
vintage print, 1865
NPG x4406

Charles Dickens, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax7508

Charles Dickens

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1865-1870
NPG Ax7508

Charles Dickens, by Samuel E. Poulton - NPG Ax17820

Charles Dickens

by Samuel E. Poulton
albumen carte-de-visite, 1866-1868
NPG Ax17820

Charles Dickens, by George Gardner Rockwood - NPG x45466

Charles Dickens

by George Gardner Rockwood
albumen carte-de-visite, 1867
NPG x45466

Charles Dickens, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x11863

Charles Dickens

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1867
NPG x11863

Charles Dickens, by George Gardner Rockwood - NPG x131113

Charles Dickens

by George Gardner Rockwood
albumen cabinet card, 1867
NPG x131113

Charles Dickens, by Gurney & Son - NPG x45498

Charles Dickens

by Gurney & Son
albumen cabinet card, 1867
NPG x45498

Charles Dickens, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x11860

Charles Dickens

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card on paper mount, (1867)
NPG x11860

Charles Dickens, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x11864

Charles Dickens

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1867
NPG x11864

Charles Dickens, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, after  Gurney & Son - NPG x11861

Charles Dickens

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, after Gurney & Son
platinum print, 1867
NPG x11861

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