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Room 22
Statesmen's Gallery
Room 22A very long Gallery running throughout the length of the rooms dedicated to the Victorian period is lined on each side by a series of white marble busts on projecting plinths inbetween painted portraits. Eminent Victorians throughout this long reign are hung here, from Wellington and Barry to Salisbury and Randolph Churchill. The end of this Victorian and Edwardian series of rooms is marked by the large Royal Family at Buckingham Palace portrait from a year before the Great War.
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32 portraits on display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery

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John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by John Francis
marble bust, 1832
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 678

1515

Lord George Cavendish Bentinck

by Samuel Lane
oil on canvas, circa 1836
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1515

2619

Sir Henry Taylor

by Lawrence Macdonald
marble bust, 1843
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 2619

1806

Edward Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby

by Frederick Richard Say
oil on canvas, 1844
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1806

1805

Edward Law, 1st Earl of Ellenborough

by Frederick Richard Say
oil on canvas, circa 1845
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1805

1639

Sidney Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert of Lea

by Sir Francis Grant
oil on canvas, 1847
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1639

134

Lord George Cavendish Bentinck

by Thomas Campbell
marble bust, 1848
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 134

4576

Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne

by Frederick Richard Say
oil on canvas, 1848
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4576

168

Thomas Arnold

by William Behnes
marble bust, 1849
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 168

1989

Sir Henry Montgomery Lawrence

by Thomas Campbell
marble bust, 1849
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1989

788

Bryan Waller Procter (Barry Cornwall)

by John Henry Foley
marble bust
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 788

1272

Sir Charles Barry

by John Prescott Knight
oil on canvas, circa 1851
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1272

596

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt

by Matthew Noble
marble bust, 1851
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 596

218

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

by John Francis
marble bust, 1852
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 218

499

Philip Stanhope, 5th Earl Stanhope

by Henry Hugh Armstead, after Lawrence Macdonald
marble bust, (1854)
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 499

5079

Robert Stephenson

by Charles H. Mabey, after Edward William Wyon
marble bust, 1897 (circa 1856)
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5079

1029

Sir James Stephen

by (Pietro) Carlo Giovanni Battista Marochetti, Baron Marochetti
marble bust, 1858
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1029

201

Richard Cobden

replica by Giuseppe Fagnani
oil on canvas, 1865 (1860-1861)
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 201

849

Sir Edwin Chadwick

by Antoine Samuel Adam-Salomon
marble bust, circa 1863
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 849

219

Richard Cobden

by Thomas Woolner
marble bust, 1866
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 219