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John Singer Sargent. Lady Astor. 1909. Oil on canvas. Private collection. More. [Order a Print][Order a Hand-Painted Reproduction]

John Singer Sargent. Lady Astor.
Lady Astor - Nancy Witcher Langhorne Astor, Viscountess (1879-1964) American-born British politician, born in Danville, Virginia. Wife of William Waldorf Astor, 2nd Viscount Astor (1879-1952) she succeeded her husband as Conservative Member Parliament for Plymouth in 1919, and was the first woman to take seat in the House of Commons

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