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Thomas Carlyle

Engraving of Thomas Carlyle (1)

Period:
19th Century
Description:

This print of Thomas Carlyle was possibly engraved from a photograph by Robert S Tait.  Detailed as an 1848 portrait, Tait's photograph would have been c1851.  There is a facsimile inscription and signature beneath - Your most obedt, Thomas Carlyle.

Materials/Media:
paper
Dimensions:
height 172mm, width 109mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:0207.5
Digital Number:
DMFA074n
Creation Date:
c1851
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council