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John Evans (1823–1908)

Photo credit: The Royal Society

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Half-length portrait of John Evans, seated. Evans is bearded and wears gold-rimmed spectacles. He is shown wearing a black jacket and waistcoat, at which a gold watch chain is visible. He has a white shirt with a blue bow tie. Evans holds an archaeological artefact, apparently a head, possibly carved in ivory or bone.

The Royal Society

London


Date

1900

Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 92.3 x W 71.9 cm

Accession number

RS.9612

Acquisition method

presented by subscribers, 1900

Work type

Painting


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The Royal Society

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