13 of 95 portraits of Charles Dickens
- Extended catalogue entry
Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue
by Harry Furniss
11 in. x 4 5/8 in. (280 mm x 117 mm)
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Provenanceback to top
Purchased from the artist's sons, through Theodore Cluse, 1948.
Reproductionsback to top
H. Furniss, Some Victorian Men (1924), facing p 188, with the title, 'Charles Dickens at Rehearsal'.
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.
- Lecture: Charles Dickens and Christmas
21 December, 19:00
Help us conserve a portrait of a female adventurer, poet and medical pioneer