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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Sir Arthur Helps (1813-1875), Essayist and historian

A drawing signed RL (possibly for R. Lehmann) of 1857 or 1867 is reproduced Correspondence of Sir Arthur Helps, edited E. A. Helps (1917), frontispiece; a bust by M. Wagmüller was exhibited RA, 1873 (1417); there is an engraving by C. G. Lewis, after F. Williams (example in British Museum).

This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Ormond, Early Victorian Portraits, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1973, and is as published then. For the most up-to-date details on individual Collection works, we recommend reading the information provided in the Search the Collection results on this website in parallel with this text.