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Later Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Josephine Elizabeth Butler (née Grey) (1828-1906), Social reformer

Portraits in Later Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Josephine Butler

by George Richmond
1851
NPG 6482

Josephine Butler

by George Frederic Watts
1895
NPG 2194

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