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Image number: RS.13015
Credit: ©The Royal Society,

Portrait of Henry Wentworth Acland

Date

1903
[1880]

Sitter

Henry Wentworth Dyke Acland (1815-1900, British), Physician

Creator

Unknown, Artist

Object type

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (print): 133mm
width (print): 93mm
height (paper support): 220mm
width (paper support): 144mm

Subject

Description

Head and shoulders portrait of Henry Wentworth Acland, in profile, facing to the left as viewed. Acland is dressed in oilskins.

Inscribed below: ‘ACLAND IN YACHTING OILSKINS, 1880’.

Frontispiece to the book Sir Henry Wentworth Acland, Bart. K.C.B., F.R.S….a memoir, by James Beresford Atlay (London, Smith, Elder & Co., 1903).

Sir Henry Wentworth Acland, 1st baronet (1815-1900), British physician, was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1847.

Associated place

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