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Sir George Burrows (1801–1887)

Photo credit: Royal College of Physicians, London

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Sir George Burrows (1801–1887) became a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians in 1832 and served as President from 1871 to 1876. He published a book on 'The Disorders of the Cerebral Circulation' (1846) and articles on scarlet fever, measles and haemorrhage in Tweedie's 'Library of Medicine'. Burrows was appointed physician-extraordinary to Queen Victoria in 1870 and physician-in-ordinary three years later.

Royal College of Physicians, London


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    oil on oak panel

  • Measurements

    94.6 x 71.1 cm

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  • Acquisition method

    gift from the friends of the sitter, 1889


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