9 of 95 portraits of Charles Dickens
- Extended catalogue entry
Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue
by Harry Furniss
4 3/4 in. x 7 1/4 in. (120 mm x 184 mm)
Inscriptionback to top
Signed (bottom right): Hy. F.
Inscribed (along the top): Boy "Giving [last part cut off]
Impress (bottom left): Bristol Board Windsor & Newton Ld
Provenanceback to top
Purchased from the artist's sons, through Theodore Cluse, 1948.
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.
Exhibitions and displays
- Photography: A Public Art, 1840 - 1939
Until 14 October