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A letter from Thomas Henry Huxley to Charles Darwin, with a sketch of Darwin as a bishop or saint, July 20th, 1868 (pen & ink on paper)

the letter asks if Darwin (1809-82) would be willing to meet Wilhelm Friedrich Kuhne (1837-1900) a German physiologist; Huxley says that Kuhne wishes

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A letter from Thomas Henry Huxley to Charles Darwin, with a sketch of Darwin as a bishop or saint, July 20th, 1868 (pen & ink on paper)
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XJF438463
Title
A letter from Thomas Henry Huxley to Charles Darwin, with a sketch of Darwin as a bishop or saint, July 20th, 1868 (pen & ink on paper)
Artist
Huxley, Thomas Henry (1825-95) / British
Location
Private Collection
Medium
pen and ink on paper
Date
1868 AD (C19th AD)
Description
the letter asks if Darwin (1809-82) would be willing to meet Wilhelm Friedrich Kuhne (1837-1900) a German physiologist; Huxley says that Kuhne wishes to pay 'his devotions at the Shrine of Dr. Darwin', but he warns that though Darwin as a great Saint is 'always kind to worshippers is not always in a condition to be worshipped';
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Bridgeman Images
Keywords
saint / shrine of dr / incense / drawing / bishop / correspondence / sketch / clergyman / letter / worship / july 20th / worshipping / charles darwin / darwin / wilhelm friedrich kuhne / Drawing / Mzdrawing

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