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William Hilton

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William Hilton, by Charles Hutton Lear, circa 1839 -NPG 1456(11) - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

William Hilton

by Charles Hutton Lear
circa 1839
3 7/8 in. x 3 in. (98 mm x 76 mm)
NPG 1456(11)

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Inscribed (bottom centre): Hilton RA

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This must date from shortly before Hilton's death in 1839.

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The artist, bequeathed to John Elliot, and presented by him, 1907.


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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