Queen Victoria

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Queen Victoria, replica by Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey, 1841 (1839) - NPG 1716 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Queen Victoria

replica by Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey
marble bust, 1841 (1839)
27 3/4 in. (705 mm) high
Purchased with help from George Harland Peck, 1913
Primary Collection
NPG 1716


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  • Queen Victoria (1819-1901), Reigned 1837-1901. Sitter associated with 505 portraits, Artist associated with 5 portraits.

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This replica of Chantrey's bust of 1839 was presented by the Queen to Sir Robert Peel in 1846.

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  • Bayly, Christopher, The Raj: India and the British 1600-1947, 1990 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 19 October 1990 - 17 March 1991), p. 332
  • Ormond, Richard, Early Victorian Portraits, 1973, p. 478
  • Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 634

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