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Sir Charles Mansfield Clarke (1782–1857), Bt

Photo credit: Royal College of Physicians, London

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Sir Charles Mansfield Clarke (1782–1857), Bt, was a leading practitioner in midwifery, and worked to improve the status of midwifery within the medical profession. After obtaining his College of Surgeons' diploma Clarke spent two years as surgeon in the army, but left to specialise in diseases of women and children. He later became surgeon to Queen Charlotte’s Lying-In Hospital. In 1830 Clarke was appointed physician to Queen Adelaide, and soon after received a baronetcy.

Royal College of Physicians, London

London


Date

1832

Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 127 x W 99.1 cm

Accession number

X119

Acquisition method

gift from Lady Kathleen Bingham, 1957

Work type

Painting


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