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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Sir Francis Grant (1803-1878), Portrait painter and President of the Royal Academy; Trustee of the National Portrait Gallery

Portraits in Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue | Other NPG portraits

Sir Francis Grant

by Sir Francis Grant
circa 1845
NPG 1286

Sir Francis Grant

by Mary Grant
1866
NPG 1088

Sir Francis Grant; Sir Edwin Landseer

by Charles Bell Birch
circa 1870
NPG 2521

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