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Penelope Mary Fitzgerald (née Knox)

(1916-2000), Novelist

Sitter in 2 portraits
Author and journalist; biographer of Edward Burne-Jones (1975) and Charlotte Mew (1984), but best known as a novelist. Her novels range from mystery stories, such as The Golden Child (1977), to loosely autobiographical works such as Offshore (1979, winner of the Booker Prize).

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Penelope Mary Fitzgerald (née Knox), by Jillian Edelstein - NPG P768

Penelope Mary Fitzgerald (née Knox)

by Jillian Edelstein
bromide print, July 1999
NPG P768

Penelope Mary Fitzgerald (née Knox), by Tara Heinemann - NPG x30986

Penelope Mary Fitzgerald (née Knox)

by Tara Heinemann
bromide fibre print, 1986
NPG x30986

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