Autograph letter signed from William Charles Macready, Cheltenham, to George Scharf [manuscript], 1867 January 29.

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Macready, William Charles, 1793-1873,. Autograph letter signed from William Charles Macready, Cheltenham, to George Scharf [manuscript], 1867 January 29.

Autograph letter signed from William Charles Macready, Cheltenham, to George Scharf [manuscript], 1867 January 29.

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Scharf, George, 1820-1895

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The English draftsman, illustrator and art historian George Scharf was the son of the homonymous German-born artist settled in London in 1816. In 1840 and 1843 he travelled as official artist with a government expedition to Asia Minor. In 1857 Scharf became art secretary for the Manchester Art Treasures exhibition, and was appointed secretary to the newly founded National Portrait Gallery, becoming its director in 1882. He researched, published and lectured on British portraiture. Fr...

Macready, William Charles, 1793-1873

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English actor, recognized as perhaps the greatest English character actor of his day. He was especially noted for his Shakespearean roles. From the description of Letter, 1842. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122391814 William Charles Macready was a tragedian. From the description of Miscellaneous manuscripts, 1821-1849, n.d. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155886139 William Charles Macready was an English stage manager and actor...