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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
1846
NPG 3254

Florence Nightingale

by Jerry Barrett
1856
NPG 2939

Florence Nightingale

by Jerry Barrett
1856
NPG 3303

Florence Nightingale

by Sir George Scharf
28 December 1857
NPG 1784

Florence Nightingale

by Sir John Robert Steell, cast by Alessandro Parlanti
1859-1862
NPG 1748

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