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Angela Georgina Burdett-Coutts, Baroness Burdett-Coutts

Photo credit: National Portrait Gallery, London

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Philanthropist; daughter of Sir Francis Burdett and heiress of the fortune of her grandfather, whose name, Coutts, she took; close friend of many leading writers, actors, politicians and scientists; exceptional in the number and range of her charitable activities: the poor, women, animals and education were her particular concerns; raised to the peerage by Queen Victoria, 1871.

National Portrait Gallery, London

London

  • Date

    c.1840

  • Medium

    oil on panel

  • Measurements

    33 x 27.1 cm

  • Accession number

    6181

  • Acquisition method

    Purchased, 1992

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