13 of 80 portraits of Thomas Carlyle
by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
5 7/8 in. x 8 3/4 in. (149 mm x 222 mm)
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Sitterback to top
- Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881), Historian and essayist. Sitter associated with 80 portraits.
Artistback to top
- Harry Furniss (1854-1925), Caricaturist. Artist associated with 435 portraits, Sitter in 13 portraits.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Ormond, Richard, Early Victorian Portraits, 1973, p. 90
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 104
Linked displays and exhibitionsback to top
- Thomas Carlyle: Historian of Heroes (14 July 2014 - 30 March 2015)
- In Conversation: What Would Keir Hardie say?
3 September, 19:00