Art Hx: Visual and Medical Legacies of British Colonialism

An oil painting of Mary Seacole in profile from the chest up wearing dark blue with a red scarf around her neck. Several medals are pinned to her clothing.

Title: Mary Seacole

Artist/Maker: Albert Charles Challen

Date: 1869

Source: National Portrait Gallery, London

Copyright/Permissions: Albert Charles Challen, Mary Seacole, 1869. Oil on panel. NPG 6856. © National Portrait Gallery, London. Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0)

Location(s): London, England; Kingston, Jamaica

 

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