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Drawing: PD.44-1959

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Object information

Titles

  • Portrait of Charles Robert Darwin

From the collection of Charles Julius Knowles, father of the last owner

Named entities

Acquisition and important dates

  • Method of acquisition: Bequeathed
  • Dates: 1959-05

Maker(s)

Measurements and weight

  • Height: 314 mm
  • Width: 213 mm

Materials used in production

Components of the work

  • Support composed of paper ( pink)

Techniques used in production

  • Drawing : Goldpoint, heightened with white on pink prepared paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: A. Legros
  • Location: Top right-hand corner
  • Type: Signature

Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Identification numbers

  • Accession number: PD.44-1959
  • Primary reference Number: 6533
  • Stable URI

Audit data

  • Created: Saturday 6 August 2011
  • Updated: Thursday 8 April 2021
  • Last processed: Friday 9 April 2021
  • Data source: Adlib

Associated institutions

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