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William Cavendish, 6th Duke of Devonshire

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William Cavendish, 6th Duke of Devonshire, by Sir Edwin Henry Landseer, circa 1832 - NPG 4916 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

William Cavendish, 6th Duke of Devonshire

by Sir Edwin Henry Landseer
pen and wash, circa 1832
8 7/8 in. x 7 3/8 in. (226 mm x 188 mm)
Purchased, 1972
Primary Collection
NPG 4916


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This drawing relates to, and certainly parodies, Landseer's formal oil portrait of the Duke seated in a box at Covent Garden.

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