Philip Augustus Barnard (British, active 1840-1884) Charles Dickens (1812–1870), wearing grey coat, pale yellow waistcoat, white chemise, blue cravat and gold shirt pin
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Philip Augustus Barnard (British, active 1840-1884) Charles Dickens (1812–1870), wearing grey coat, pale yellow waistcoat, white chemise, blue cravat and gold shirt pin
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13 Jul 2011 10:00 BST

Auction 18884
Philip Augustus Barnard (British, active 1840-1884) Charles Dickens (1812–1870), wearing grey coat, pale yellow waistcoat, white chemise, blue cravat and gold shirt pin Philip Augustus Barnard (British, active 1840-1884) Charles Dickens (1812–1870), wearing grey coat, pale yellow waistcoat, white chemise, blue cravat and gold shirt pin Philip Augustus Barnard (British, active 1840-1884) Charles Dickens (1812–1870), wearing grey coat, pale yellow waistcoat, white chemise, blue cravat and gold shirt pin Philip Augustus Barnard (British, active 1840-1884) Charles Dickens (1812–1870), wearing grey coat, pale yellow waistcoat, white chemise, blue cravat and gold shirt pin
Lot Details
Philip Augustus Barnard (British, active 1840-1884)
Charles Dickens (1812–1870), wearing grey coat, pale yellow waistcoat, white chemise, blue cravat and gold shirt pin.
Watercolour on paper, signed on the obverse and dated Barnard/ 1847, mounted within glazed rectangular wood frame with gilt border.
Oval, 124mm (4 7/8in) high

Footnotes

  • The sitter's identity is based on the inscription to the reverse of the frame which states that the miniaturist was the father or uncle of Dicken's illustrator. Other known portraits of the author as a young man tend to portray him with far darker and slightly longer hair.
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