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Black, Charles Christopher

    Full Name: Black, Charles Christopher

    Gender: male

    Date Born: 1809

    Date Died: 1879

    Home Country/ies: United Kingdom

    Career(s): curators


    South Kensington Museum curator. He co-authored Leonardo da Vinci and his Works in 1874 with Mary Margaret Heaton.

    Selected Bibliography

    Leonardo da Vinci and his Works, Consisting of a Life of Leonardo da Vinci by Mrs. Charles W. Heaton, an Essay on his Scientific and Literary Works by Charles Christopher Black, M.A., and an Account of his Most Important Paintings. London: Macmillan, 1874; Michael Angelo Buonarroti: Sculptor, Painter, Architect: the Story of his Life and Labours. London: Macmillan, 1875; translated, Demmin, Auguste. Weapons of War, being a History of Arms and Armour from the Earliest Period to the Present Time. London: Bell & Daldy, 1870; and Reid, George William, and Redgrave, Samuel. Dyce Collection: a Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings, and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by the Reverend Alexander Dyce. London: South Kensington Museum, printed by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode, 1874.


    "Black, Charles Christopher." Dictionary of Art Historians (website).

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