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English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations, including The Garrett Herman Collection: The Age of Darwin

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[after Collier, John]--Craig, Philip
PORTRAIT OF CHARLES DARWIN
745 x 565mm., oil on canvas, signed and dated lower right "Craig 2000", framed
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Literature

Grolier Club, Darwin (2004), p. 33

Catalogue Note

A fine copy of the portrait painted by John Collier, the son-in-law of Thomas Huxley, in 1881 for the Linnaean Society. A copy in 1883 was presented to the National Portrait Gallery by Darwin's elder son, William Erasmus Darwin. This copy, executed by the Canadian artist Philip Craig (b. 1951), was exhibited at the Grolier Club in 2004.

English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations, including The Garrett Herman Collection: The Age of Darwin

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London