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Filename: J970202.jpg

Size: 3727 x 4872 (13.6MB)

Date: 24th May 2007

Source: Historic England

Credit: Historic England Photo Library

Source: English Heritage Images

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Laurence - Charles Darwin J970202

DOWN HOUSE, Downe, Kent. Portrait of Charles Darwin. Pastel drawing by Samuel Laurence

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Charles Darwin Darwin


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This pastel drawing of Charles Darwin, depicting the renowned naturalist in deep thought, was created by the skilled hand of English artist Samuel Laurence. The portrait captures Darwin in his later years, with a furrowed brow and intense gaze, reflecting the profound depth of his intellectual curiosity and groundbreaking discoveries. The setting for this poignant image is Downe House in Kent, where Darwin spent the final years of his life, surrounded by the natural beauty of the English countryside that had inspired much of his work. Charles Darwin (1809-1882) is widely regarded as one of the most influential figures in scientific history. His groundbreaking theory of evolution by natural selection, presented in his seminal work "On the Origin of Species," revolutionized the way we understand the natural world and our place within it. Darwin's ideas challenged the established beliefs of his time and continue to shape our understanding of biology, ecology, and the interconnectedness of all living organisms. This beautiful pastel drawing by Samuel Laurence offers a glimpse into the private world of this brilliant and enigmatic man, providing a poignant reminder of the enduring impact of Darwin's groundbreaking ideas on science and our understanding of the natural world.

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