Portrait of the Day: Rudyard Kipling

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14 May 2014, 12:00

Room 28


  • Gallery Talk

Rudyard Kipling, by Sir Philip Burne-Jones, 2nd Bt, 1899 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Rudyard Kipling
by Sir Philip Burne-Jones, 2nd Bt
NPG 1863

Most people know Rudyard Kipling because he wrote the Jungle book, but did you know he's also chose the inscription "The Glorious Dead" on the Cenotaph in London? Or that he's named after Lake Rudyard in Staffordshire? Come along and find out more about one of England's most enduring English Authors. Talk led by Duncan Crawford.

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