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A terracotta bust, facing slightly to the left, wearing a bow tie, ribband and the Star of the Garter. On a base of turned, ebonised wood. This bust is a version of the marble of Disraeli at Windsor Castle, the original plaster of which can be seen among photographs of Count Gleichen's Studio now in the National Portrait Gallery. Other terracotta versions exist (one was sold at Sothebys in 1983) and a marble version is in the Palace of Westminster.

English Heritage, Audley End House

Saffron Walden


Benjamin Disraeli (1804–1881), 1st Earl of Beaconsfield






H 45 x W 29 x D 17 cm;
Plinth: H 5 x W 19 x D 19 cm

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G. / 1880


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English Heritage, Audley End House

Audley End, Saffron Walden, Essex CB11 4JF England

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