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COMING HOME: Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Past national programme archive
18 March - 23 June 2019

Portsmouth Museum, Portsmouth

Isambard Kingdom Brunel
by Robert Howlett
November 1857
NPG P662

COMING HOME sees the Gallery sending portraits of iconic individuals to places they are closely associated with. This is county-wide initiative will enable fifty portraits from the national Collection to travel to towns and cities across the UK, providing venues and communities with the opportunity to celebrate their local heroes.

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