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Scharf, Sir George, (1820-1895), Knight, director of the National Portrait Gallery

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Surname: Scharf
Pretitle: Sir
Forenames: George
Gender: Male
Date: 1820-1895
Title: Knight
Biography: ODNB link for Scharf, Sir George (1820-1895) Knight Director of National Portrait Gallery
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P149621 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P25454 )
Online related resources Artists' Paper Register link for Sir George Scharf
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1770-1909: corresp, diaries and papers
National Portrait Gallery
NRA 32319 National
1851-52: MS History of Greek art
McGill University Archives
See Union list of MSS in Canadian repositories 1975
1839-44: travel diaries
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1892-95: letters to Lord Carlisle
Castle Howard
NRA 24681
1858-75: letters (12) to David Laing
Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections
1848-94: letters to Sir Austen Layard
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1872-1874: letters to Frederick Locker-Lampson
Yale University Libraries: Beinecke Library
NRA 12288
1855-72: corresp with Lord Lovelace
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 21980
1854-67: letters to Henry Crabb Robinson
Dr Williams's Library
NRA 13168 Dr Williams's Lib
1886-94: letters to WB Squire
British Library, Manuscript Collections