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1893 People in group: Profession; Politicians

Joe Chamberlain

1836-1914
Industrialist and politician; MP for Birmingham
Sitter associated with 96 portraits

James Hamilton, 2nd Duke of Abercorn

1838-1913
Politician; MP and Diplomat
Sitter in 5 portraits

Henry Nevill, 2nd Earl of Abergavenny

1755-1843
Secretary to the Treasury and politician; MP for Seaford and Monmouthshire
Sitter in 2 portraits

Charles Coupar Barrie, 1st Baron Abertay

1875-1940
Politician and businessman
Sitter associated with 2 portraits

Montague Bertie, 6th Earl of Abingdon

1808-1884
Politician; MP for Oxfordshire
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir Richard Thomas Dyke Acland, 15th Bt

1906-1990
Politician; founding member of the British Common Wealth Party
Sitter in 12 portraits

Edward Hamlyn Adams

1777-1842
Politician; MP for Carmarthenshire
Sitter in 1 portrait

(Harold) Richard Adams

1912-1978
Politician and management consultant
Sitter in 5 portraits

William Murdoch Adamson

1881-1945
Politician; MP for Cannock
Sitter in 1 portrait

John Hiley Addington

1759-1818
Politician; MP for several constituencies
Sitter in 2 portraits

Victor Olufemi Adebowale, Baron Adebowale

1962-
Politician and Chief Executive of Turning Point
Sitter in 2 portraits

Henry Aglionby Aglionby

1790-1854
Barrister and politician: MP for Cockermouth
Sitter in 1 portrait

Ernest Augustus Charles Brudenell-Bruce, 3rd Marquess of Ailesbury

1811-1886
Courtier and politician: MP for Marlborough
Sitter in 2 portraits

Charles Ainsworth

1874-1956
Politician and Lieutenant-General
Sitter in 5 portraits

Sir James Irving Albery

1879-1967
Politician; MP for Gravesend
Sitter in 1 portrait

Austen Harry Albu

1903-1994
Engineer and politician
Sitter in 6 portraits

Albert Victor Alexander, Earl Alexander of Hillsborough

1885-1965
Politician, First Lord of the Admiralty and Minister of Defence
Sitter in 31 portraits

Maurice Alexander

1889-1945
Canadian barrister, soldier and English politician and diplomat
Sitter associated with 1 portrait

James Harry Allason

1912-2011
Lieutenant-Colonel; politican; sportsman;
Sitter in 6 portraits

Sir John Sandeman Allen

1865-1935
Politician; MP for Liverpool West Derby
Sitter in 3 portraits

Sir Ronald Wilberforce Allen

1889-1936
Politician and lawyer
Sitter in 3 portraits

Sir William Allen

1866-1947
Lieutenant-Colonel and politician
Sitter in 3 portraits

Waheed Alli, Baron Alli

1964-
Television producer and politician
Sitter in 2 portraits

Robert Munro, Baron Alness

1868-1955
Politician; Secretary for Scotland, lawyer and judge
Sitter in 11 portraits

David Patrick Alton, Baron Alton of Liverpool

1951-
Politician; Liberal Chief Whip
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir William Amcotts-Ingilby, 2nd Bt

1784-1854
Politician; MP for Lincolnshire
Sitter in 4 portraits

John Amery

1912-1945
Film director; son of politician Leopold Amery
Sitter in 4 portraits

Charles Dundas, Baron Amesbury

1751-1832
Politician; MP for several constituencies
Sitter in 1 portrait

William Pitt Amherst, 2nd Earl Amherst of Arracan

1805-1886
Politician: MP for East Grinstead
Sitter in 1 portrait

Gilbert Henry Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby, 1st Earl of Ancaster

1830-1910
Politician; MP for Boston and Rutland
Sitter in 7 portraits

Robert Bertie, 4th Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven

1756-1779
Politician; Lord Great Chamberlain
Sitter in 1 portrait

Janet Anderson

1949-
Politician; MP for Rossendale and Darwen
Sitter in 1 portrait

Andrew Rutherfurd (né Bervie), Lord Rutherfurd

1791-1854
Scottish Lord Advocate; judge and politician
Sitter in 2 portraits

John Angerstein

1773-1858
Politician; MP for Camelford and Greenwich; son of John Julius Angerstein
Sitter in 2 portraits

Arthur Annesley, 1st Earl of Anglesey

1614-1686
Politician, MP for Dublin City, Radnorshire and Carmarthen and book collector
Sitter in 5 portraits

Sir Francis Annesley

1734-1812
Politician; MP for Reading
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir George Anson

1769-1849
General and politician; MP for Lichfield
Sitter in 1 portrait

Gibbs Crawfurd Antrobus

1793-1861
Diplomat and politician: MP for Aldborough and Plympton Erle
Sitter in 1 portrait

Hugh Arbuthnot

1780-1868
Politician; MP for Kincardineshire
Sitter in 1 portrait

Jeffrey Howard Archer, Baron Archer of Weston-Super-Mare

1940-
Politician, author and playwright
Sitter in 2 portraits

Charles George Perceval, 2nd Baron Arden

1756-1840
Lord of the Admiralty, Lord Lieutenant of Surrey and politician; MP for Launceston and Totnes
Sitter associated with 5 portraits

John Campbell, 4th Duke of Argyll

1694-1770
Colonel, peer and politician; MP for Bute, Elgin and Dumbarton
Sitter in 2 portraits

George William Campbell, 6th Duke of Argyll

1768-1839
Lord Steward of the Household and politician; MP for St Germans
Sitter associated with 5 portraits

John Campbell, 7th Duke of Argyll

1777-1847
Keeper of the Great Seal of Scotland, lieutenant-colonel and politician; MP for Argyllshire
Sitter in 3 portraits

George Douglas Campbell, 8th Duke of Argyll

1823-1900
Politician, Lord Privy Seal and Secretary of State for India and writer on science, religion, and politics
Sitter in 31 portraits

Henry Bennet, 1st Earl of Arlington

1618-1685
Politician, Lord Chamberlain
Sitter in 19 portraits

Robert Armitage

1866-1944
Politician and Lord Mayor of Leeds
Sitter in 2 portraits

George Armitstead, 1st Baron Armitstead

1824-1915
Businessman and politician
Sitter in 1 portrait

Henry Bruce Armstrong

1844-1943
Northern Irish barrister and politician
Sitter in 2 portraits

Hugh Oakeley Arnold-Forster

1855-1909
Politician, Secretary of State for War and MP for Belfast West and Croydon and author
Sitter in 4 portraits

Henry Frederick Howard, 15th Earl of Arundel, 5th Earl of Surrey and 2nd Earl of Norfolk

1608-1652
Royalist soldier and politician; MP for Arundel and Callan
Sitter associated with 11 portraits

Henry Arundell, 3rd Baron Arundell of Wardour

circa 1608-1694
Royalist army officer and politician
Sitter in 2 portraits

John Ashburnham

1603-1671
Courtier, diplomat, royalist and politician; MP for Hastings and Sussex
Sitter associated with 3 portraits

James Lloyd Ashbury

1834-1895
Yachtsman and politician; MP for Brighton
Sitter in 2 portraits

Jack Ashley, Baron Ashley of Stoke

1922-2012
Politician; MP for Stoke-on-Trent
Sitter in 2 portraits

Anthony Henry Ashley-Cooper

1807-1858
Politician; MP for Dorchester
Sitter in 1 portrait

Thomas Gair Ashton, 1st Baron Ashton-of-Hyde

1855-1933
Politician and Justice of the Peace
Sitter in 7 portraits

(Helen) Violet Bonham Carter (née Asquith), Baroness Asquith of Yarnbury

1887-1969
President of the Liberal Party Organisation; wife of Sir Maurice Bonham Carter; daughter of Herbert Asquith
Sitter associated with 31 portraits

Sir Edward Astley, 4th Bt

1729-1802
Collector and politician; MP for Norfolk
Sitter in 1 portrait

Nancy Astor, Viscountess Astor

1879-1964
Politician, MP for Plymouth Sutton; former wife of R.G. Shawwife, and later wife of 2nd Viscount Astor; daughter of Chiswell Dabney Langhorne
Sitter in 37 portraits