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Sir George Hayter

Sir George Hayter, by Sir George Hayter, 1821 -NPG 3082(7) - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Sir George Hayter

by Sir George Hayter
1821
9 1/8 in. x 5 3/8 in. (231 mm x 137 mm)
NPG 3082(7)

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Signed and inscribed, across the bottom: Advantage of breaking a Collarbone to one/who has not had much time for library study. GH Augst 22. 1821./3.o'C A.M.

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Iolo Williams, presented by him, 1940.


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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