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Heinrich Julius Eggeling, by William Brassey Hole, published 1884 - NPG D36089 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Heinrich Julius Eggeling

by William Brassey Hole
etching, published 1884
7 3/4 in. x 5 1/8 in. (196 mm x 131 mm) plate size; 15 5/8 in. x 10 1/2 in. (396 mm x 266 mm) paper size
Purchased with help from the Friends of the National Libraries and the Pilgrim Trust, 1966
NPG D36089

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Thomas W Eggeling

12 June 2018, 22:11

Professor Eggeling's christian names are Heinrich Julius and not Hans Julius. He was born in Hecklingen, Sachsen-Anhalt, Deutschland (Germany) on 12 July 1842 and baptised there on 24 July 1842 [Parish Baptism Records: Hecklingen 1801-1856, p. 565]

Tony Eggeling

24 February 2017, 11:22

After the original in pen and ink with pencil on paper, in the collection of the Scottish National Portrait Gallery titled 'Professor Julius Eggeling, 1842-1918. Professor of Sanskrit and Comparative Philology at Edinburgh University.'

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