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Sir Anthony Panizzi (1797-1879), Principal Librarian of the British Museum

Sitter in 10 portraits
Keeper of printed books, British Museum 1837-66; born in Italy, became professor of Italian at University College, 1828 and active in England on behalf of Italian patriots.

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Sir Anthony Panizzi

by George Frederic Watts
oil on canvas, circa 1847
On display at Bodelwyddan Castle
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Sir Anthony Panizzi

by Richard Cockle Lucas
wax medallion, 1850
On display in the Library at Bodelwyddan Castle
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Sir Anthony Panizzi

by Carlo Pellegrini
pencil, watercolour and gouache, published in Vanity Fair 17 January 1874
NPG 2736

Ax29948

Sir Anthony Panizzi

by Caldesi, Blanford & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
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Sir Anthony Panizzi

by Caldesi, Blanford & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
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Ax29949

Sir Anthony Panizzi

by Ernest Edwards
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1864
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Sir Anthony Panizzi

by Ernest Edwards
albumen print, published 1864
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Sir Anthony Panizzi ('Men of the Day, No. 77.')

by Carlo Pellegrini
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 17 January 1874
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Sir Anthony Panizzi

by Ernest Edwards, published by Lovell Reeve & Co
albumen print, published 1864
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D39524

Sir Anthony Panizzi

by John Outrim, after George Frederic Watts
line engraving, (circa 1866)
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