Robert Fellowes(1770-1847), Philanthropist
Sitter associated with 3 portraits
Inheriting a fortune, Fellowes was a benefactor of Edinburgh and London University. He sponsored the radical journal The Examiner, and contributed to the opening of Regent's Park to the public. He abandoned his Anglican faith for a type of practical philanthropy which valued the latest scientific research.
Listen to a series of podcasts exploring the lives of pioneering women, past and present.
William Eggleston was closely associated with the alternative music scene in Memphis. Revisit our 2016 exhibition and listen to a special playlist.
Links to audio and transcripts of interviews with artists, sitters and historic recordings.