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Only Connect - Edwin Landseer <> Niccolò Paganini

How are these sitters connected?

Edwin Landseer
by Sir Francis Grant
circa 1852
NPG 1018

Nicolo Paganini
by Richard James Lane
published 1831
NPG D5451

The connection
Charles Landseer drew a series of vibrant drawings of Niccolò Paganini in action, during the violinist’s first visit to London in 1831.

Find out more about Landseer connections with co-curator Peter Sheppard Skaerved


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