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Thomas Arnold

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Thomas Arnold, by William Behnes, 1849 - NPG 168 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Thomas Arnold

by William Behnes
marble bust, 1849
30 in. (762 mm) high
Given by James Lee, 1864
Primary Collection
NPG 168


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  • Thomas Arnold (1795-1842), Headmaster of Rugby School. Sitter in 5 portraits.

Artistback to top

  • William Behnes (1794-1864), Sculptor. Artist associated with 31 portraits.

Linked publicationsback to top

  • Foister, Susan, Cardinal Newman 1801-90, 1990 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 2 March - 20 May 1990), p. 17
  • Ormond, Richard, Early Victorian Portraits, 1973, p. 17
  • Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 18