Harry Mount

‘She had no neutral gear’: Lindy Dufferin remembered

Harry Mount on his remarkable godmother, the Marchioness of Dufferin and Ava: art collector, painter and connoisseur of cows

‘Lindy Dufferin’, 1966, by David Hockney. © david hockney

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Harry Mount

Harry Mount is editor of The Oldie and author of How England Made the English (Penguin) and Et Tu, Brute? The Best Latin Lines Ever (Bloomsbury)

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