Florence Nightingale; Frances Parthenope, Lady Verney

1 portrait of Frances Parthenope, Lady Verney

Florence Nightingale; Frances Parthenope, Lady Verney, by William White, circa 1836 - NPG 3246 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Florence Nightingale; Frances Parthenope, Lady Verney

by William White
watercolour, circa 1836
17 3/4 in. x 13 3/4 in. (451 mm x 349 mm)
Given by Sir Harry L. Stephen, Bt, 1945
Primary Collection
NPG 3246

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  • Florence Nightingale (1820-1910), Reformer of hospital nursing and of the Army Medical Services. Sitter associated with 35 portraits.
  • Frances Parthenope, Lady Verney (1819-1890), Writer and journalist; sister of Florence Nightingale; second wife of Sir Harry Verney, Bt. Sitter in 1 portrait, Artist associated with 1 portrait.

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Linked publicationsback to top

  • Hart-Davis, Adam, Chain Reactions, 2000, p. 86
  • Ribeiro, Aileen, The Gallery of Fashion, 2000, p. 168
  • Rogers, Malcolm, Master Drawings from the National Portrait Gallery, 1993 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 5 August to 23 October 1994), p. 115
  • Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 460