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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Henry Hallam (1777-1859), Historian

Historian; barrister; commissioner of stamps; treasurer of the Statistical Society; contributed to Edinburgh Review; published State of Europe during the Middle Ages, 1818, and a Constitutional History of England; father of Tennyson's friend, Arthur Hallam.

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.