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Later Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Florence Nightingale (1820-1910), Reformer of hospital nursing and of the Army Medical Services

Portraits in Later Victorian Portraits Catalogue | Other NPG portraits

Florence Nightingale

by Elizabeth (née Rigby), Lady Eastlake
NPG 3254

Florence Nightingale

by Jerry Barrett
NPG 2939

Florence Nightingale

by Jerry Barrett
NPG 3303

Florence Nightingale

by Sir George Scharf
28 December 1857
NPG 1784

Florence Nightingale

by Sir John Robert Steell, cast by Alessandro Parlanti
NPG 1748

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Pioneer Podcasts

Listen to a series of podcasts exploring the lives of pioneering women, past and present.

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Untitled, c.1973 (Alex Chilton) by William Eggleston © Eggleston Artistic Trust

Eggleston Playlist

William Eggleston was closely associated with the alternative music scene in Memphis. Revisit our 2016 exhibition and listen to a special playlist.

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Archive interviews

Links to audio and transcripts of interviews with artists, sitters and historic recordings.

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