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Regency Portraits Catalogue

Charles Tennant (1768-1838), Manufacturing chemist

Oil by Andrew Geddes in Glasgow Art Gallery (1491), see NPG 1075.

Marble bust by Patric Park dated 1838 lent to Glasgow Art Gallery by Sir Charles Tennant in 1900; plaster cast incised: PARK FECIT LONDON was given to the Gallery at the same time, and they both relate to the statue of Tennant in the Glasgow Necropolis.

This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Walker, Regency Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, 1985, 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.