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Sir Claude Phillips

2 of 10 portraits by Alphonse Legros

Sir Claude Phillips, by Alphonse Legros, 1890 -NPG 2432 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Sir Claude Phillips

by Alphonse Legros
Silverpoint on pink-tinted paper laid down on cream laid paper, 1890
12 3/8 in. x 9 in. (315 mm x 229 mm)
NPG 2432

Inscriptionback to top

Signed and dated in silverpoint, top right-hand corner: ‘A. Legros / 1890’.
Label from reverse (removed to Primary Collection Associated Items plan chest, NPG Archive): ‘National Portrait Gally: / Silver point drawing of / Sir Claude Phillips / by A. Legros - / Late Eugenie Phillips’ / bedroom.’

This portraitback to top

See entry for NPG 2431.

Physical descriptionback to top

Head, profile to left.

Conservationback to top

Conserved, 1984.

Provenanceback to top

The sitter, by whom bequeathed to the Gallery, August 1924.

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