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Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin

(1812-1852), Architect, writer, designer and ecclesiologist

Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue Entry

Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Architect, writer, designer and ecclesiologist; leader of the Gothic revival movement; converted to Roman Catholicism in 1835; designed many churches including St. Chad's Cathedral, Birmingham and St. George's, Southwark; assisted Charles Barry (1795-1860) with the design for the Houses of Parliament; died in Ramsgate following a mental breakdown.

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Augustus Pugin, by Unknown artist - NPG 1404

Augustus Pugin

by Unknown artist
oil on canvas, circa 1840
On display in Room 24 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1404

Augustus Pugin, by James Henry Lynch, after  John Rogers Herbert - NPG D20474

Augustus Pugin

by James Henry Lynch, after John Rogers Herbert
lithograph, published 1853
NPG D20474

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