6 of 30 portraits of Charles Darwin
by Sir Joseph Edgar Boehm, 1st Bt
terracotta bust, 1883
24 in. (610 mm) high
Given by Sir Joseph Edgar Boehm, 1st Bt, 1887
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Sitterback to top
- Charles Robert Darwin (1809-1882), Naturalist, geologist and originator of the theory of evolution. Sitter in 30 portraits.
Artistback to top
- Sir Joseph Edgar Boehm, 1st Bt (1834-1890), Sculptor. Artist associated with 33 portraits, Sitter associated with 15 portraits.
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- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 165
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On display in Room 21 at the National Portrait Gallery