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23 People in group: Regency popular and periodical press

Sir Edward Baines

1800-1890
Journalist, politician and educationist
Sitter in 5 portraits

Thomas Barnes

1785-1841
Editor of The Times
Sitter in 4 portraits

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

1778-1868
Lord Chancellor
Sitter associated with 234 portraits

George Canning

1770-1827
Prime Minister
Sitter associated with 42 portraits

William Combe

1741-1823
Author of 'Doctor Syntax'
Sitter in 2 portraits

Thomas de Quincey

1785-1859
Writer; author of 'Confessions of an Opium Eater'
Sitter in 4 portraits

John Hookham Frere

1769-1846
Diplomat and writer
Sitter associated with 5 portraits

William Gifford

1756-1826
First editor of the Quarterly Review
Sitter in 3 portraits

James Gillray

1756-1815
Caricaturist
Sitter in 7 portraits | Artist associated with 881 portraits

William Hazlitt

1778-1830
Essayist, journalist and critic
Sitter in 4 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait

William Hone

1780-1842
Bookseller, pamphleteer and writer
Sitter in 3 portraits

Francis Horner

1778-1817
Political economist
Sitter in 5 portraits

James Henry Leigh Hunt

1784-1859
Poet, essayist and critic
Sitter associated with 11 portraits

William Henry Ireland

1777-1835
Forger of Shakespeare manuscripts
Sitter in 4 portraits

Francis Jeffrey, Lord Jeffrey

1773-1850
Scottish judge and critic; editor of the 'Edinburgh Review'
Sitter in 11 portraits

William Jerdan

1782-1869
Journalist
Sitter in 5 portraits

Robert Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool

1770-1828
Prime Minister
Sitter associated with 48 portraits

John Gibson Lockhart

1794-1854
Biographer and novelist
Sitter in 6 portraits

Samuel Parr

1747-1825
Pedagogue and Whig pamphleteer
Sitter in 17 portraits

Sydney Smith

1771-1845
Wit and Canon of St Paul's
Sitter associated with 9 portraits

John Williams

1754-1818
Satirist and user of pseudonym 'Anthony Pasquin'
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 1 portrait

John Wilson

1785-1854
Essayist and journalist; used the pseudonym 'Christopher North'
Sitter in 7 portraits

John Wolcot

1738-1819
'Peter Pindar'; physician and satirist
Sitter associated with 8 portraits