File:Charles Dibdin by Thomas Phillips.jpg

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Thomas Phillips: Charles Dibdin  wikidata:Q28048507 reasonator:Q28048507 
Thomas Phillips (died 1845)
Thomas Phillips: Charles Dibdin
Charles Dibdin
label QS:Len,"Charles Dibdin"
Object type painting Edit this at Wikidata
Genre portrait Edit this at Wikidata

Charles Dibdin (4 March 1745? – 25 July 1814), British musician, dramatist, novelist, actor and songwriter, the son of a parish clerk, was born in Southampton on or before 4 March 1745,[1] and was the youngest of a family of 18, painting by Thomas Phillips (died 1845), oil on canvas. See source website for additional information.

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Depicted people Charles Dibdin Edit this at Wikidata
Date 1799
date QS:P571,+1799-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium oil on canvas Edit this at Wikidata
Dimensions Height: 73.7 cm (29 in) Edit this at Wikidata; Width: 62.2 cm (24.4 in) Edit this at Wikidata
dimensions QS:P2048,+73.7U174728;P2049,+62.2U174728
institution QS:P195,Q238587
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NPG 103

National Portrait Gallery: NPG 103


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