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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Harriet Martineau (1802-1876), Social philosopher and writer

Portraits in Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue | Other NPG portraits

Harriet Martineau

by Richard Evans
exhibited 1834
NPG 1085

Harriet Martineau

by George Richmond
NPG 1796

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