Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton (Lord Lytton), 1831-1891

George Frederic Watts RA (1817-1904)


Oil on canvas

25 ½ x 20 ½ inches

© National Portrait Gallery, London (NPG 1012)

Given by G. F. Watts, 1895

Son of the novelist Edward George Bulwer-Lytton, Lord Lytton was a distinguished diplomat who became the first Viceroy of India. He also wrote poetry under the name of Owen Meredith. — Jacqueline Banerjee

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