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Sir John Robert Seeley was an English essayist and historian. He was made Regius Professor of Modern History, Cambridge in 1869.

Faculty of History, University of Cambridge


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    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    80 x 70.2 cm

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  • Acquisition method

    gift to the University of Cambridge from subscribers, 1897; deposited in the Fitzwilliam Museum on presentation; transferred to the Divinity School, 1898; transferred to the Faculty of History


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Faculty of History, University of Cambridge

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