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Room 25 at the National Portrait Gallery

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7 portraits on display in Room 25 at the National Portrait Gallery

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Florence Nightingale, by Sir John Robert Steell, cast by  Alessandro Parlanti - NPG 1748

Florence Nightingale

by Sir John Robert Steell, cast by Alessandro Parlanti
bronze bust, 1859-1862
On display in Room 25 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1748

Henry Fawcett; Dame Millicent Fawcett, by Ford Madox Brown - NPG 1603

Henry Fawcett; Dame Millicent Fawcett

by Ford Madox Brown
oil on canvas, 1872
On display in Room 25 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1603

Emilia Francis (née Strong), Lady Dilke, by Sir Hubert von Herkomer - NPG 5288

Emilia Francis (née Strong), Lady Dilke

by Sir Hubert von Herkomer
oil on canvas, 1887
On display in Room 25 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5288

Henrietta Mary Ada Ward, by Walker Hodgson - NPG 7037

Henrietta Mary Ada Ward

by Walker Hodgson
black chalk on wove paper, 1891
On display in Room 25 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 7037

Mary Thornycroft (née Francis), by Mary Alyce Thornycroft - NPG 4065

Mary Thornycroft (née Francis)

by Mary Alyce Thornycroft
bronze bust, 1892
On display in Room 25 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4065

Charlotte Despard (née French), by Mary Edis, Lady Bennett - NPG 5007

Charlotte Despard (née French)

by Mary Edis, Lady Bennett
oil on canvas, exhibited 1916
On display in Room 25 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5007

Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon, after Samuel Laurence - NPG D31926

Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon

after Samuel Laurence
collotype, (1861)
On display in Room 25 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D31926