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Lady Ottoline Morrell

(1873-1938), Patron of the arts; half-sister of 6th Duke of Portland; wife of Philip Edward Morrell

Sitter associated with 596 portraits
Artist associated with 1709 portraits
Patron and society hostess. After travelling widely as a young woman, in 1902 Ottoline married Philip Morrell, a solicitor and later Liberal MP. She established herself as a literary and political hostess at their home in Bloomsbury and from 1915 at Garsington Manor, their home near Oxford. Her social gatherings provided a forum for intellectual interaction and opportunities for writers and artists to meet patrons. Visitors to Garsington included Lytton Strachey, Henry Lamb, Aldous Huxley, Bertrand Russell, Henry Lamb and Augustus John.

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Picnic, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax140477a

Picnic

by Unknown photographer
vintage snapshot print, 1916
NPG Ax140477a

Lady Ottoline Morrell with friends, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax140491

Lady Ottoline Morrell with friends

by Unknown photographer
vintage snapshot print, 1917
NPG Ax140491

Lady Ottoline Morrell, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax140531

Lady Ottoline Morrell

by Unknown photographer
vintage snapshot print, 1917
NPG Ax140531

Lady Ottoline Morrell, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax140534

Lady Ottoline Morrell

by Unknown photographer
vintage snapshot print, 1917
NPG Ax140534

Lady Ottoline Morrell, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax140583

Lady Ottoline Morrell

by Unknown photographer
vintage snapshot print, 1917
NPG Ax140583

Lady Ottoline Morrell, by Philip Edward Morrell - NPG Ax140610

Lady Ottoline Morrell

by Philip Edward Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1917
NPG Ax140610

Lady Ottoline Morrell, possibly by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140640

Lady Ottoline Morrell

possibly by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1918
NPG Ax140640

Lady Ottoline Morrell with friends, possibly by Philip Edward Morrell - NPG Ax140641

Lady Ottoline Morrell with friends

possibly by Philip Edward Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1918
NPG Ax140641

May Morris; Lady Ottoline Morrell, by Philip Edward Morrell - NPG Ax140667

May Morris; Lady Ottoline Morrell

by Philip Edward Morrell
vintage snapshot print, circa 1919
NPG Ax140667

Lady Ottoline Morrell, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax140668

Lady Ottoline Morrell

by Unknown photographer
vintage snapshot print, circa 1919
NPG Ax140668

Lady Ottoline Morrell, by Philip Edward Morrell - NPG Ax140670

Lady Ottoline Morrell

by Philip Edward Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1919
NPG Ax140670

Lady Ottoline Morrell, possibly by Philip Edward Morrell - NPG Ax140705

Lady Ottoline Morrell

possibly by Philip Edward Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1919
NPG Ax140705

Lady Ottoline Morrell, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax140727

Lady Ottoline Morrell

by Unknown photographer
vintage snapshot print, 1919
NPG Ax140727

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