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[Scharf, George] 1788-1860 :[Portrait of John Rutherford, the tattooed Englishman. ca 1829]

Reference Number: A-090-028

Three-quarters length portrait of John Rutherford, wearing a top hat, his face fully tattooed, smoking a pipe and in European clothing, with a basket over his left arm. Further moko can be seen on his left wrist. In his right hand he holds a wheel of fortune.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours and Portraits, related to George Scharf, John Rutherford, England, Tattooing, Gambling, Hats, Clothing and dress, Smoking and Circus.

Part of:
[Scharf, George] 1788-1860 :[Portrait of John Rutherford, the tattooed Englishman. ca 1829], Reference Number A-090-028 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Egg tempera 190 x 140 mm (oval). Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copies in preference to original.

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-005398)

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