Emma Hamilton by George Romney, with Kate Williams

Kate Williams @KateWilliamsme is Professor of History at the University of Reading, is an author, historian and television presenter.



George Romney (26 December 1734 – 15 November 1802) was an English portrait painter. He was the most fashionable artist of his day, painting many leading society figures – including his artistic muse, Emma Hamilton, mistress of Lord Nelson.


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