12 of 15 portraits of George Grote
by Sir George Scharf
pen and ink, 1861
6 in. x 4 in. (153 mm x 102 mm) paper size
Bequeathed by Richard O'Donoghue, 2004
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- George Grote (1794-1871), Historian and politician, MP for City of London. Sitter in 15 portraits.
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- Sir George Scharf (1820-1895), Artist and art historian; first Director of the National Portrait Gallery. Artist associated with 80 portraits, Sitter in 79 portraits.
Exhibitions and displays
- Thomas Carlyle: Historian of Heroes
Until 30 March 2015