Punch,  24 (1853), 248.

Manufacture of Old Masters



News-Commentary, Drollery


Palaeontology, Zoology

    Noting Richard Owen's skill at determining the structure of an entire animal from a small bone, points out that Owen 'must be content to share his celebrity for reconstructive genius' with painter George Lance, who had restored a painting from which large portions had been missing.

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