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Richard Redgrave, by Sir Francis Grant, 1872 -NPG 4486 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Richard Redgrave

by Sir Francis Grant
5 7/8 in. x 4 1/2 in. (149 mm x 114 mm)
NPG 4486

Inscriptionback to top

Inscribed in the artist's hand, along the bottom of the drawing: Richard Redgrave Esq RA FGt 1872

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Redgrave was on the RA hanging committee in 1872, during the presidency of Grant, and it was probably at the RA that this drawing was executed.

Referenceback to top

NPG Annual Report, 1966-7 (1967), p 28.

Provenanceback to top

John Woodward; J. S. Maas & Co, purchased from them, 1966.

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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