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32 People in group: Regency Whigs

William Adam

1751-1839
Politician
Sitter associated with 6 portraits

Francis Russell, 5th Duke of Bedford

1765-1802
Politician and agriculturalist
Sitter associated with 44 portraits

Lord George Cavendish Bentinck

1802-1848
Statesman and sportsman
Sitter in 11 portraits

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

1778-1868
Lord Chancellor
Sitter associated with 234 portraits

Frederick Howard, 5th Earl of Carlisle

1748-1825
Politician
Sitter associated with 26 portraits

George Hanger, 4th Baron Coleraine

1751?-1824
Eccentric
Sitter in 20 portraits

Edward Smith Stanley, 12th Earl of Derby

1752-1834
Sportsman and patron of horse-racing
Sitter associated with 64 portraits

William Cavendish, 5th Duke of Devonshire

1748-1811
Lord High Treasurer of Ireland
Sitter in 7 portraits

Georgiana Cavendish (nee Spencer), Duchess of Devonshire

1757-1806
Beauty and leader of Whig society; first wife of 5th Duke of Devonshire
Sitter in 29 portraits

George Wyndham, 3rd Earl of Egremont

1751-1837
Patron of art
Sitter in 9 portraits

Thomas Erskine, 1st Baron Erskine

1750-1823
Lord Chancellor
Sitter associated with 67 portraits

William Wentworth Fitzwilliam, 2nd Earl Fitzwilliam

1748-1833
Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland
Sitter in 12 portraits

Charles James Fox

1749-1806
Whig statesman
Sitter associated with 299 portraits

Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey

1764-1845
Prime Minister
Sitter associated with 166 portraits

Henry Richard Fox (later Vassall), 3rd Baron Holland

1773-1840
Whig statesman and patron of art and letters
Sitter associated with 51 portraits

Francis Jeffrey, Lord Jeffrey

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

George Bussy Villiers, 4th Earl of Jersey

1735-1805
Courtier
Sitter in 5 portraits

Frances Villiers (nee Twysden), Countess of Jersey

1753-1821
Mistress of George IV and courtier
Sitter associated with 8 portraits

Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 3rd Marquess of Lansdowne

1780-1863
Politician
Sitter associated with 73 portraits

Sir James Mackintosh

1765-1832
Philosopher
Sitter in 7 portraits

James Harris, 1st Earl of Malmesbury

1746-1820
Diplomat
Sitter in 12 portraits

Elizabeth Lamb (nee Milbanke), Viscountess Melbourne

baptised 1751-1818
Political hostess and agricultural improver
Sitter in 6 portraits

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston

1784-1865
Prime Minister
Sitter associated with 138 portraits

Samuel Parr

1747-1825
Pedagogue and Whig pamphleteer
Sitter in 17 portraits

William Henry Cavendish Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland

1738-1809
Prime Minister
Sitter associated with 30 portraits

Winthrop Mackworth Praed

1802-1839
Poet
Sitter in 2 portraits

Sir Samuel Romilly

1757-1818
Solicitor-General and law reformer
Sitter in 8 portraits

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

1792-1878
Prime Minister and writer
Sitter associated with 224 portraits

Sydney Smith

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

John Charles Spencer, 3rd Earl Spencer

1782-1845
Whig statesman
Sitter in 62 portraits

George Tierney

1761-1830
Politician
Sitter associated with 48 portraits

Samuel Whitbread

1756-1815
Politician and brewer
Sitter associated with 19 portraits