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us: Scharf, George, 1820-1895



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    • us: Scharf, George, Sir, 1820-1895
    • us: G. S. (George Scharf), 1820-1895
    • us: S., G. (George Scharf), 1820-1895
    • us: Scharf, G. (George), 1820-1895
    • us: Scharf, George, Jun., 1820-1895
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    • Scharf, George, Sir, 1820-1895
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    • found: nuc87-114877: His The notebooks of Sir George Scharf (1820-95) [MI] c1977-1978 (hdg. on CtY-BA rept.: Scharf, George, Sir, 1820-1895)
    • found: Portraits of judges at Guildhall, 1673, 1894: t.p. (George Scharf, C.B., F.S.A., director of the National Portrait Gallery)
    • found: Recollections of the scenic effects of Covent Garden Theatre during the season 1838-9, 1839: t.p. (G.S.)
    • found: Thieme-Becker (Scharf, Sir George (junr.), English painter, draughtsman, etcher and art historian, b. London, Dec. 16, 1820, d. London, Apr. 19, 1895; son of Scharf, Georg (George), 1788-1860; first publication: Recollections of scenic effects, 1839)
    • found: Oxford DNB (WWW), 10/7/2005 (Scharf, Sir George, 1820-1895, artist and gallery director; published Recollections of scenic effects, 1839; illustrated works on classical antiquities; first secretary of National Portrait Gallery, 1857; director, 1882-1895; made Knight Commander of the Bath, Feb. 12, 1895)
    • found: OCLC, 10/7/2005 (hdgs: Scharf, George, Sir, 1820-1895; Scharf, George; Scharf, George, 1820-1895; Scharf, George, jun.; Scharf, George, Sir; Scharf, George, Sir, F.S.A., 1820-1895; Scharf, George, Sir, K.C.B.; [erroneously:] Scharf, George, 1788-1860; usage: George Scharf; George Scharf, Jun.; Sir George Scharf; Sir George Scharf, K.C.B.; G. Scharf)
    • found: Description of the Wilton House Diptych, 1882: t.p. (George Schaf, F.S.A., Director of the National Portrait Gallery and member of the German Archaeological Institute)
    • found: The Pompeian Court in the Crystal Palace, 1854: t.p. (George Scharf, Jun., F.S.A., F.R.S.L. &c.)
    • found: A descriptive and historical catalogue of the collection of pictures at Knowsley Hall, 1875: (George Scharf, F.S.A., keeper and secretary to the National Portrait Gallery)
    • found: Xanthus, c1994: t.p. (George Scharf junior)
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