The Aberdeen Cabinet Deciding upon the Expedition to the Crimea in 1854

Various artists/makers

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The palette and brushes resting beside this subject identify him as an artist. Worsdale began as a servant to Sir Godfrey Kneller, later became his apprentice and copyist, and went on to work as a portrait painter and actor. He was known as a bon vivant, and for conducting numerous love affairs.

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