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Reference numberIM/001061
LevelItem
TitleDarwin, Charles Robert
ArtistUnknown
Datend
DescriptionFormal portrait, half length, right profile. Print of a photographic copy of a photograph. Original 1881.
FormatPhotograph
MaterialsBlack and white photograph
Dimensions250 x 200 mm
Access statusOpen
ProvenanceCopy of photograph of Charles Darwin given to Sir Edward Stirling FRS. The photograph was passed to his granddaughter Mrs Judith S Woollard, who took it to Christies' auctioneers for valuation. They refused to accept the signature as genuine, so she worte to the Royal Society for advice anclosing a copy of the photograph. See Library general correspondence February 2000.
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8196Darwin; Charles Robert (1809 - 1882); Naturalist1809 - 1882
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