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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Charles Edwards Lester (1815-1890), American author, diplomat and slavery abolitionist

Portraits in Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue | Other NPG portraits

The Anti-Slavery Society Convention, 1840

by Benjamin Robert Haydon
1841
NPG 599