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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 595 portraits
Artist associated with 1700 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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Philip Edward Morrell, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140005

Philip Edward Morrell

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, August 1908
NPG Ax140005

'A room in the Palace' (Hofburg, Innsbruck), by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140010

'A room in the Palace' (Hofburg, Innsbruck)

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, August 1908
NPG Ax140010

Philip Edward Morrell, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140012

Philip Edward Morrell

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
cream-toned vintage snapshot print, 1908
NPG Ax140012

'Some Gondoliers', by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140027

'Some Gondoliers'

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, August-September 1908
NPG Ax140027

View of St Giorgio Maggiore, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140028

View of St Giorgio Maggiore

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, August-September 1908
NPG Ax140028

Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson; Philip Edward Morrell; Theodore Byard, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140038

Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson; Philip Edward Morrell; Theodore Byard

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, August 1908
NPG Ax140038

Edmondo Nicolis, Count of Robilant and Cereaglio, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140040

Edmondo Nicolis, Count of Robilant and Cereaglio

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, August 1908
NPG Ax140040

Edmondo Nicolis, Count of Robilant and Cereaglio, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140042

Edmondo Nicolis, Count of Robilant and Cereaglio

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, August 1908
NPG Ax140042

'At the balcony at the Biondetti' (Philip Edward Morrell), by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140048

'At the balcony at the Biondetti' (Philip Edward Morrell)

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, August-September 1908
NPG Ax140048

'In St Mark's', by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140049

'In St Mark's'

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, August-September 1908
NPG Ax140049

Philip Edward Morrell, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140058

Philip Edward Morrell

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 7 September 1908
NPG Ax140058

Philip Edward Morrell, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140062

Philip Edward Morrell

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, September 1908
NPG Ax140062

Philip Edward Morrell, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140066

Philip Edward Morrell

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, September 1908
NPG Ax140066

Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (née Morrell), by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140074

Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (née Morrell)

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, October 1908
NPG Ax140074

Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (née Morrell), by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140075

Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (née Morrell)

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, October 1908
NPG Ax140075

Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (née Morrell), by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140076

Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (née Morrell)

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, October 1908
NPG Ax140076

Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (née Morrell), by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140078

Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (née Morrell)

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, October 1908
NPG Ax140078

Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (née Morrell), by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140079

Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (née Morrell)

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1908
NPG Ax140079

Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (née Morrell), by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax140080

Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (née Morrell)

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1908
NPG Ax140080

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