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Sir Edmund William Gosse (1849-1928), Poet, writer and author of 'Father and Son'

Sitter in 25 portraits
Critic and author; held posts in the British Museum, the Board of Trade and the House of Lords Library; published many volumes of verse, criticism and biography and became one of the most influential literary figures of the age. Gosse also introduced Ibsen to the English public, translating two of his plays, but is now best remembered for Father and Son, 1907, a powerful portrait of his overbearing father.

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D20806

Sir Edmund William Gosse

by The Autotype Company, after Sir Francis Bernard ('Frank') Dicksee
collotype, (1912)
NPG D20806

D9768

Sir Edmund William Gosse

by The Autotype Company, after Sir Francis Bernard ('Frank') Dicksee
collotype, (1912)
NPG D9768

D18072

Sir Edmund William Gosse

by The Autotype Company, after Sir Francis Bernard ('Frank') Dicksee
collotype, (1912)
NPG D18072

x15146

Sir Edmund William Gosse

by James Russell & Sons
albumen cabinet card, 1897
NPG x15146

x38473

Sir Edmund William Gosse

by James Russell & Sons
bromide print, before 1917
NPG x38473