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Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey

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Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey, by Eden Upton Eddis, 1838 -NPG 1731 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Regency Portraits Catalogue

Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey

by Eden Upton Eddis
15 1/4 in. x 13 1/4 in. (387 mm x 337 mm)
NPG 1731

Inscriptionback to top

Signed and dated: Sir Francis Chantrey/drawn 1838./E. U. Eddis.

Physical descriptionback to top

Head and shoulders to left aged 57, top of head bald, white hair at sides, dark eyebrows, clean-shaven, hazel eyes.

Provenanceback to top

The artist's family and given by his daughter, Mrs Henry Powell, 1914.

Exhibitionsback to top

RA, 1839 (938).

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.

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