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Henry Hallam

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Henry Hallam, by Richard Cockle Lucas, 1851 -NPG 3119 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Henry Hallam

by Richard Cockle Lucas
7 3/4 in. x 5 3/4 in. (197 mm x 146 mm) oval
NPG 3119

Inscriptionback to top

Incised underneath the shoulder (lower left): R C LUCAS and (centre left): Henricus Hallam. F.R.S/1851

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Another version of this wax was in the collection of Sir Henry Lennard in 1929.

Provenanceback to top

Mrs Malcolm Young; Sotheby's, 13 May 1942 (lot 164), bought by R. Owen, and purchased from him, 1942.

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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