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John Collier: Charles Robert Darwin  wikidata:Q18005116 
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creator QS:P170,Q453972
John Collier: Charles Robert Darwin
Title
Charles Darwin
Object type painting
Description
English: Charles Robert Darwin. A copy made by John Collier (1850-1934) in 1883 of his 1881 portrait of Charles Darwin. According to Darwin's son Erasmus, "The picture is a replica of the one in the rooms in the Linnaean Society and was made by Collier after the original. I took some trouble about it and as a likeness it is an improvement on the original." Given to the National Portrait Gallery, London in 1896. See source website for additional information.
Français : Charles Robert Darwin. Une copie réalisée par John Collier (1850-1934) en 1883 du portrait qu'il a peint en 1881 de Charles Darwin. Selon Erasmus, le fils de Darwin, "Le tableau est une réplique de l'une située dans une pièce de la Société linnéenne de Londres et a été dessinée par Collier d'après l'original." Donné à la National Portrait Gallery de Londres en 1896. voir le site donné en source pour davantage d'informations.
Depicted people Charles Darwin
Date 1883 copy of 1881 original
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Height: 125.7 cm (49.4 ″); Width: 96.5 cm (37.9 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,+125.7U174728;P2049,+96.5U174728
institution QS:P195,Q238587
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Credit line Given by the sitter's son, William Erasmus Darwin, 1896
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