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Solomon Alexander Hart; Samuel Cousins

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Solomon Alexander Hart; Samuel Cousins, by Charles West Cope, circa 1862 -NPG 3182(3) - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Solomon Alexander Hart; Samuel Cousins

by Charles West Cope
circa 1862
4 in. x 7 in. (103 mm x 179 mm)
NPG 3182(3)

Inscriptionback to top

Inscribed (upper left): Hart and (bottom right): Cousins.

This portraitback to top

Besides Hart and Cousins there are faint sketches of figures carrying drawing boards. This drawing was almost certainly done at the Royal Academy Schools.

Provenanceback to top

The artist; his sale, Christie's, 22 June 1894 (probably lot 27), bought J. P. Heseltine; purchased from Sotheby's, 24 May 1944 (lot 19).


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.

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