© National Portrait Gallery, London
Lucy Anderson (née Philpot)
by Richard James Lane, after Johannes Notz Click on the links below to find out more
lithograph, published 1835
10 3/8 in. x 7 1/8 in. (265 mm x 184 mm) paper size
Purchased with help from the Friends of the National Libraries and the Pilgrim Trust, 1966
- Richard James Lane (1800-1872), Sculptor and lithographer. Artist associated with 1168 portraits, Sitter in 6 portraits.
- Johannes Notz. Artist associated with 5 portraits.
- NPG D21900: Lucy Anderson (née Philpot) (from same stone)
- NPG D22229: Lucy Anderson (née Philpot) (from same stone)
- NPG D16194: Lucy Anderson (née Philpot) (from same stone)
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