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Richard Redgrave

Richard Redgrave, by Richard Redgrave,  -NPG 2464 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Richard Redgrave

by Richard Redgrave
7 in. x 6 in. (178 mm x 152 mm)
NPG 2464

This portraitback to top

This was presented at the same time as a woodcut of Samuel Redgrave.

Physical descriptionback to top

Healthy complexion, dark greyish eyes, brown hair. Dressed in a dark stock, white shirt, and black, medieval-looking cape. Red background.

Provenanceback to top

The sitter; by descent to his son(?), Gilbert Redgrave, and presented by him, 1930.

Reproductionsback to top

Reproduced as a woodcut Art Journal (1850), p 48.

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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