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William Gifford Palgrave

15 of 23 portraits on display in Room 23 at the National Portrait Gallery

William Gifford Palgrave, by Thomas Woolner, 1864 - NPG 2071 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

William Gifford Palgrave

by Thomas Woolner
plaster cast of medallion, 1864
9 3/4 in. (248 mm) diameter
Given by the sitter's nieces, the Misses Palgrave, 1924
Primary Collection
NPG 2071

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  • William Gifford Palgrave (1826-1888), Jesuit, traveller and diplomat; son of Sir Francis Palgrave. Sitter in 10 portraits.

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  • Thomas Woolner (1825-1892), Sculptor and poet. Artist associated with 25 portraits, Sitter in 27 portraits.

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