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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Sir Charles Lock Eastlake (1793-1865), Painter; President of the Royal Academy and Director of the National Gallery; Trustee of the National Portrait Gallery

Portraits in Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue | Other NPG portraits

Sir Charles Lock Eastlake

by John Partridge
1825
NPG 3944(22)

Sir Charles Lock Eastlake

by William Brockedon
1828
NPG 2515(16)

Sir Charles Lock Eastlake

by John Gibson
1840
NPG 953

The Fine Arts Commissioners, 1846

by John Partridge
circa 1846-1853
NPG 342

'The Fine Arts Commissioners, 1846'

by John Partridge
circa 1846
NPG 343a

Sketch for 'The Fine Arts Commissioners, 1846'

by Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha
circa 1846
NPG 343b

George Dunlop Leslie; Sir Charles Lock Eastlake; John Wood

by Charles Bell Birch
circa 1858
NPG 2477

Sir Charles Lock Eastlake

by Charles West Cope
circa 1862
NPG 3182(12)

Key to 'The Fine Arts Commissioners, 1846'

by Sir George Scharf
1872
NPG 343c

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