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Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

(1840-1922), Traveller, politician and poet

Sitter in 9 portraits
Wilfrid Blunt was a diplomat and poet, then maverick activist who supported Irish and Egyptian nationalism. Introduced to Jane Morris by Rosalind Howard, he cast himself as Rossetti's successor in love, and Jane responded to his practised seductions. Jane created a shamrock design for Blunt's Prison Poems after his arrest in Ireland, and his next volume was published by the Kelmscott Press.

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Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, by Alexander Bassano - NPG x1375

Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

by Alexander Bassano
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1870
NPG x1375

Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, by Maull & Fox - NPG x1114

Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

by Maull & Fox
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1880
NPG x1114

Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x1116

Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

by Elliott & Fry
matte collodion printing-out paper print, circa 1910
NPG x1116

Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x1185

Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

by Elliott & Fry
matte collodion printing-out paper print, circa 1910
NPG x1185

Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x19657

Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate glass negative, circa 1910
NPG x19657

Wilfrid Scawen Blunt ('Men of the Day. No. 324.'), by Carlo Pellegrini - NPG D44211

Wilfrid Scawen Blunt ('Men of the Day. No. 324.')

by Carlo Pellegrini
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 31 January 1885
NPG D44211

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Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

by Alexander Bassano
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1870
NPG x1113

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Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

by Unknown photographer
snapshot print, circa 1880s
NPG x1115

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