34 of 2737 portraits matching these criteria:
- subject matching 'Diversity'
by Sydney Prior Hall
6 1/4 in. x 3 7/8 in. (159 mm x 99 mm) uneven
Given by the artist's son, Harry Reginald Holland Hall, 1929
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- Dadabhai Naoroji (1825-1917), President of Indian National Congress and politician; MP for Finsbury. Sitter in 4 portraits.
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- Sydney Prior Hall (1842-1922), Portrait painter and illustrator. Artist associated with 152 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
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