Dates: 1788 - 1860|
Source of Characteristics: Athenaeum
Characteristics: Contributed between 1855 and 1860 on ancient art, ecclesiastical and religious art, rare manuscripts and editions
Source of Characteristics: NUC
Characteristics: Secretary and later Director of the National Portrait Gallery
Research Notes: The records at the beginning and at the end of the sequence of marks carry question marks. From 1861 it is assumed that all reviews inscribed "Scharf" must be Sir George Scharf, George Scharf's son. The subject matter of all reviews marked "Scharf" is quite similar
Research Notes: See also SCHARF, George?.