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Lord William Bentinck (1774–1839), Governor General of India

Photo credit: The University of Nottingham

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The University of Nottingham

Nottingham

Title

Lord William Bentinck (1774–1839), Governor General of India

Date

1816

Medium

marble

Measurements

H 63 x W 31 x D 25 cm;
Plinth: H 120 x W 37 x D 36 cm

Accession number

SC38

Acquisition method

gift from Duke of Portland, 1954

Work type

Bust

Inscription description

plaque on centre of base: Lord William Bentinck, GCB, GCH 1774–1839 (Governor General of India by Albertus Thorwaldsen, 1816)

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University Park, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG7 2RD England

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