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Acton Smee Ayrton

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Acton Smee Ayrton, by Carlo Pellegrini, published in Vanity Fair 23 October 1869 - NPG 4713 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Acton Smee Ayrton

by Carlo Pellegrini
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 23 October 1869
12 in. x 7 in. (305 mm x 178 mm)
Purchased, 1970
Primary Collection
NPG 4713


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  • Acton Smee Ayrton (1816-1886), Politician; MP for Tower Hamlets. Sitter in 5 portraits.

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  • Carlo Pellegrini (1839-1889), 'Ape'; caricaturist. Artist associated with 143 portraits, Sitter in 4 portraits.

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