Portraits of notable historians

Aug 2010
16,202
Welsh Marches
#1
I thought it might be a nice idea to start a gallery of portraits of notable historians, whether in works of art or photographs. To start off on a not too serious note, here is a psychedelic (and I fear rather ugly) portait of A.J.P. Taylor by Maggi Hambling:

Taylor Maggi Hambling 1988.jpg

And a caricature of the rather ugly Edward Gibbon with his pot belly: Esward Gibbon.jpg
 
Jun 2018
471
New Hampshire
#4
I thought it might be a nice idea to start a gallery of portraits of notable historians, whether in works of art or photographs. To start off on a not too serious note, here is a psychedelic (and I fear rather ugly) portait of A.J.P. Taylor by Maggi Hambling:

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And a caricature of the rather ugly Edward Gibbon with his pot belly: View attachment 21096
Not nice to call other people ugly.
 

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