George Combe

1 portrait

George Combe, by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson, 1843 - NPG P6(87) - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

George Combe

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, 1843
8 in. x 6 in. (203 mm x 152 mm)
Given by an anonymous donor, 1973
Primary Collection
NPG P6(87)


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  • George Combe (1788-1858), Phrenologist and Scholar. Sitter in 2 portraits.

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  • Robert Adamson (1821-1848), Pioneer photographer. Artist associated with 382 portraits, Sitter in 3 portraits.
  • David Octavius Hill (1802-1870), Landscape and portrait painter; pioneer photographer. Artist associated with 382 portraits, Sitter associated with 22 portraits.

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