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Sir Anthony Panizzi

4 of 54 portraits by Richard Cockle Lucas

Sir Anthony Panizzi, by Richard Cockle Lucas, 1850 -NPG 2187 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Sir Anthony Panizzi

by Richard Cockle Lucas
6 3/4 in. x 5 1/8 in. (171 mm x 130 mm) oval
NPG 2187

Inscriptionback to top

Inscribed along bottom of rim: R C Lucas Sculpt/1850 and along right-hand side of rim: Antonio Panizzi Esq/ British Museum -

This portraitback to top

This was purchased with a wax medallion of Thomas Winter Jones by Lucas, which is now in the British Museum. Other versions of the Panizzi wax are in the British Museum, and the collection of Mrs Betty St John, 1949.

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Purchased at Sotheby's, 16 February 1928 (lot 12).

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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