Portrait commissioned by Charles Dickens, unseen for a century, goes on sale at Sotheby's London

The artist William Powell Frith ‘almost collapsed’ at the honour of being commissioned by the famous writer to paint his heroine Kate Nickleby


Source: Portrait commissioned by Charles Dickens, unseen for a century, goes on sale at Sotheby's London

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