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DARWIN, Charles.
PORTRAIT : Steel engraved portrait by C. H. JEENS, taken from the photograph by O. G. REJLANDER, c.1870. It was given free to subscribers to NATURE, n.240, June 4th. 1874, and was used as the frontispiece to 'Charles Darwin Memorial Notices'. An advertisement in the issue of Nature of v.25, no.652, Thursday, April 27, 1882, following his death, states that a number of proof copies of the print were still available.

SHEET SIZE : c. 28 x 20 cms.; PLATE SIZE : c.23 cms. x 14 cms. On wove paper, a bit foxed, else a very good copy.


*FREEMAN Companion to Darwin, p.96, no.28

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