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Portrait of Charles Darwin: P.14242-R

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Portrait of Charles Darwin


Rajon, Paul Adolphe (Printmaker)
After Ouless, Walter William (Painter)


History note: Bought of P & D Colnaghi & Co Dec 1931

Legal notes

Given by John Charrington, 1933

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Charrington, John


19th century
Production date: circa AD 1882


With various other portraits around Darwin.

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Accession number: P.14242-R
Primary reference Number: 206332
O'Donoghue: 3
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Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Thursday 10 March 2022 Last processed: Thursday 10 March 2022

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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