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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Sir (Francis) Leopold McClintock (1819-1907), Naval officer and Arctic explorer

A painting by F. Yates of 1890 is in the collection of John McClintock and Mrs M. McClintock, exhibited First Annual Exhibition, Royal Society of Portrait Painters, 1891 (27), and Great Irishmen, Ulster Museum, Belfast, 1965 (124); a painting by R. Dowling was exhibited RA, 1880 (390); a marble bust by J. R. Kirk is in the Royal Dublin Society, exhibited Royal Hibernian Academy, 1862; a woodcut, after a photograph by Beard, was published ILN, XX (1852), 336, and an engraving by D. J. Pound, after a photograph by Cheyne, was published 1861 (example in NPG), for the 'Drawing Room Portrait Gallery'; there are various photographs and engravings in the NPG.


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.