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Charles West Cope (1811-1890), History painter

Later Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Sitter in 5 portraits
Artist of 25 portraits
Painter of historical, literary and genre subjects; studied in Paris and first exhibited at the Royal Academy, 1833. In 1843 Cope won a prize in the competition to decorate the Houses of Parliament and completed several commissions for the building.

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Charles West Cope

by Charles West Cope
oil on canvas, 1879
On display in Room 24 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5321

Ax14831

Charles West Cope

by Maull & Polyblank
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1860
NPG Ax14831

Ax28922

Charles West Cope

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, mid 1860s
NPG Ax28922

x46578

Charles West Cope

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, mid 1860s
NPG x46578

Ax7575

Charles West Cope

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1865
NPG Ax7575