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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Sir George Gilbert Scott Sr (1811-1878), Architect; father of George Gilbert Scott Jr

A medallion by G. G. Adams (example in NPG), and a silver impression of a medal, both commissioned by the Art Union of London, were exhibited RA, 1884 (1853), and 1885 (2123); a woodcut was published ILN, XXXVIII (1861), 175; there are several photographs in the NPG, and woodcuts after others were published ILN, LXI (1872), 109, and LXXII (1878), 341.


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.