since about Victorian times (roughly 1837 on)+ photographs
Saturday, April 23, 2011
Hubert von Herkomer - Emilia Francis, Lady Dilke
oil on canvas 1887 1397 x 1092mm
1840 - 1904 was the salaried art editor of the Academy from 1873 to 1888. Her second husband was the Liberal politician Sir Charles Dilke. Lady Dilke was president of the Woman's Trade Union League from 1886.