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20th Century Portraits Catalogue

William Morris Hughes (1864-1952), Prime Minister of Australia

Portraits in 20th Century Portraits Catalogue | Other NPG portraits

Statesmen of World War I

by Sir James Guthrie
1924-1930
NPG 2463

All known portraits

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