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James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce, by 'Stuff' (Harold Wright), 1893 - NPG 6749 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce

by 'Stuff' (Harold Wright)
pencil, watercolour and bodycolour, 1893
14 1/2 in. x 9 1/8 in. (368 mm x 233 mm) uneven
Purchased with funding from the Elizabeth Weisz Fund, 2006
Primary Collection
NPG 6749

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This caricature was published in 1893 in the magazine, Vanity Fair, where the enthusiasm of the politician, James Bryce, for climbing mountains was described: 'When on an expedition he glories in loose attire, and he takes healthy delight in allowing snow and wind to play about his uncovered head… He is also the proud owner of a white felt hat that has seen very many years of service'.

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