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Scharf, Sir Georgelocked

  • Peter Jackson


Scharf, Sir George (1820–1895), artist and gallery director, was born on 16 December 1820 at 3 St Martin's Lane, London. He was the elder son of the artist George Johann Scharf (1788–1860) and Elizabeth Hicks (1785–1869), who married at St Martin-in-the-Fields on 20 August 1820. When the family moved to ...

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