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Marghanita Laski (1915-1988), Novelist, critic and journalist

Sitter in 5 portraits
Novelist, critic and journalist; wrote a number of successful novels including The Victorian Chaise-Longue (1953) and works of criticism which addressed issues of class and the situation of women. She became Vice Chairwoman of the Arts Council in 1982 and Chairwoman of its Literature Panel from 1980 to 1984.

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P363(15)

Marghanita Laski

by Ramsey & Muspratt
bromide print, 1930s
NPG P363(15)

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Marghanita Laski

by Mark Gerson
bromide print, December 1963
NPG x17975

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Marghanita Laski

by Jorge ('J.S.') Lewinski
bromide print on card mount, 1968
NPG x13731

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Marghanita Laski

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum)
bromide print, 1952
NPG x36101