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'Authors' (John Stuart Mill; Charles Lamb; Charles Kingsley; Herbert Spencer; John Ruskin; Charles Darwin)

16 of 31 portraits of Charles Darwin

'Authors' (John Stuart Mill; Charles Lamb; Charles Kingsley; Herbert Spencer; John Ruskin; Charles Darwin), published by Hughes & Edmonds, published 1876 - NPG Ax132900 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

'Authors' (John Stuart Mill; Charles Lamb; Charles Kingsley; Herbert Spencer; John Ruskin; Charles Darwin)

published by Hughes & Edmonds
albumen print, published 1876
8 7/8 in. x 6 3/8 in. (224 mm x 162 mm) image size
Given by Mrs Granville Proby, 1944
Photographs Collection
NPG Ax132900


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  • Charles Robert Darwin (1809-1882), Naturalist, geologist and originator of the theory of evolution. Sitter in 31 portraits.
  • Charles Kingsley (1819-1875), Novelist, Church of England clergyman and controversialist. Sitter in 44 portraits.
  • Charles Lamb (1775-1834), Essayist and poet. Sitter in 11 portraits.
  • John Stuart Mill (1806-1873), Social philosopher, economist and advocate of women's rights. Sitter in 19 portraits.
  • John Ruskin (1819-1900), Writer, artist and social reformer. Sitter associated with 76 portraits.
  • Herbert Spencer (1820-1903), Philosopher, social theorist and sociologist. Sitter in 21 portraits.

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