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William Makepeace Thackeray

2 of 33 portraits by Sir Joseph Edgar Boehm, 1st Bt

William Makepeace Thackeray, by Elkington & Co; Sir Joseph Edgar Boehm, 1st Bt; James Deville, 1881, based on a work of 1824-1825 -NPG 620a - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

William Makepeace Thackeray

by Elkington & Co, after Sir Joseph Edgar Boehm, 1st Bt, after James Deville
1881, based on a work of 1824-1825
20 in. (508 mm) high
NPG 620a

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Commissioned by the NPG trustees, in case of damage to the original.


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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