Contributor:

SCHARF, Sir George


Biographical Details: Dates: 1820 - 1895
Source of Characteristics: Athenaeum
Characteristics: Sir George Scharf took over from his father, George Scharf, after 1860, contributing reviews of works on classical art, Italian art, religious art, engraving
Source of Characteristics: DNB
Characteristics: Elder son of George Scharf.
Characteristics: Painter (studied under his father). Later, Director of the National Portrait Gallery
Mark: SCHARF


The following reviews have been identified as being written by this contributor:

  • Antique Gems 1739 (February 23,1861)
  • Art Studies: the "Old Masters" of Italy 1760 (July 20,1861)
  • Catalogue of the Museum of the Academy at Bruges 1772 (October 12,1861)
  • Egyptian Hieroglyphics 1773 (October 19,1861)
  • Handbook of Archaeology, Egyptian, Greek, Etruscan, Roman 2058 (April 6,1867)
  • The Horses of Antiquity, Middle Ages, and Renaissance 1915 (July 9,1864)
  • Introductory Lecture on Archaeology, delivered before the University of Cambridge 1975 (September 2,1865)
  • Marks and Monograms on Pottery and Porcelain 1862 (July 4,1863)
  • On the Hypaethron of Greek Temples 1773 (October 19,1861)
  • The Twelve Churches 1758 (July 6,1861)
  • The Varieties of Dogs, as they are found in Old Sculptures, Pictures, Engravings and Books 1858 (June 6,1863)
  • Wood Engraving: a Typographic and Bibliographic Essay 1883 (November 28,1863)

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