51 of 102 portraits matching these criteria:
- set matching 'Drawings of prominent people by Brockedon'
- Extended catalogue entry
Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue
by William Brockedon
14 1/2 in. x 10 1/2 in. (368 mm x 265 mm)
Inscriptionback to top
Dated (left centre): 19.9.32.
This portraitback to top
Accompanied in the Brockedon Album by an undated letter from the sitter. This is the only recorded portrait of Macfarlane.
Provenanceback to top
By descent to Brockedon's daughter, Elizabeth, wife of J. H. Baxendale; bequeathed to the National Gallery by their son, J. W. Baxendale, with a life interest to his son, Colonel J. F. N. Baxendale and male heirs; placed on loan at the NPG by Colonel Baxendale, 1931; on his death in 1958, without male issue, officially transferred to the National Gallery; on permanent loan from the National Gallery since 1958.
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.