© National Portrait Gallery, London
Sir Edward Sabine
by Stephen Pearce Click on the links below to find out more
oil on millboard, 1850
14 7/8 in. x 12 5/8 in. (378 mm x 321 mm)
Bequeathed by Jane, Lady Franklin, 1892
- Sir Edward Sabine (1788-1883), Army officer and physicist; President of the Royal Society. Sitter in 7 portraits.
- Stephen Pearce (1819-1904), Portrait and equestrian painter. Artist associated with 63 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
- NPG 1208: The Arctic Council planning a search for Sir John Franklin (finished work)
- NPG D39977: Sir Edward Sabine (source portrait)
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