7 of 35 portraits of Charles Darwin
by Harry Furniss
pen and ink
17 7/8 in. x 11 7/8 in. (454 mm x 302 mm)
Transferred from National Portrait Gallery Reference Collection, 1994
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- Charles Robert Darwin (1809-1882), Naturalist, geologist and originator of the theory of evolution. Sitter in 35 portraits.
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- Harry Furniss (1854-1925), Caricaturist. Artist associated with 435 portraits, Sitter in 13 portraits.
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