Published Novr. 28th. 1854 by P&D Colnaghi & Co. Pall Mall East, London.
Lithograph on india laid paper, sheet 265 x 215mm. 10½ x 8½". Sheet trimmed. Some soiling.
Florence Nightingale (1820 - 1910), reformer of hospital nursing and of the Army Medical Services. She trained as a sick nurse and was invited to take nurses out to tend the wounded in the Crimean War (1854). Her sanitary reforms there lessened cases of disease. She was subsequently consulted by foreign governments at war as an authority on hospital administration and sanitation. After Joanna Hilary Bonham-Carter (1821 - 1865).
See NPG: D22404.
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