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(Edith Agnes) Kathleen Scott (née Bruce), Lady Scott (later Lady Kennet)

(1878-1947), Sculptor; former wife of Robert Falcon Scott, and later wife of 1st Baron Kennet

Sitter associated with 16 portraits
Artist of 3 portraits
Kathleen Scott achieved distinction as a traditional sculptor working in clay from life and during the 1930s her portraits were much in demand. She studied at the Slade School of Fine Art, Atelier Colarossi in Paris, and with Rodin. In 1908 she married the Polar explorer Robert Falcon Scott and was widowed four years later. By then she had an established career as a sculptor. Her sitters included Shaw, Lloyd George, Yeats, Galsworthy and Lawrence.

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W.B. Yeats, by Kathleen Scott - NPG 3644

W.B. Yeats

by Kathleen Scott
plaster cast of mask, 1907
NPG 3644

W.B. Yeats, by Kathleen Scott - NPG 3644a

W.B. Yeats

by Kathleen Scott
bronze head, 1955, based on a work of 1907
NPG 3644a

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