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Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

(1804-1881), Prime Minister and novelist

Sitter associated with 107 portraits
Statesman; first made his mark as a flamboyant literary prodigy; gradually asserted his influence on the Tory Party through his outstanding abilities as a politician and orator, becoming Prime Minister in 1868; guided the Second Reform Bill through Parliament; his diplomatic triumphs included the purchase of the Suez Canal, and the Congress of Berlin; one of the greatest statesmen of his age.

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Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, after Sir Francis Grant - NPG D18883

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, (circa 1830-1850)
NPG D18883

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Daniel Maclise, published by  James Fraser - NPG D1032

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Daniel Maclise, published by James Fraser
lithograph, circa 1833
NPG D1032

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, after Alfred, Count D'Orsay - NPG D1031

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

after Alfred, Count D'Orsay
stipple engraving, published 1837
NPG D1031

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, after Alfred, Count D'Orsay - NPG D7814

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

after Alfred, Count D'Orsay
stipple engraving, published 1837
NPG D7814

What, in Parliamentary Phrase, may be termed a Pair, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41538

What, in Parliamentary Phrase, may be termed a Pair

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 18 July 1839
NPG D41538

'What, in Parliamentary phrase, may be termed a pair', by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D1239

'What, in Parliamentary phrase, may be termed a pair'

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 18 July 1839
NPG D1239

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by John Henry Robinson, published by  George Virtue, after  Alfred Edward Chalon - NPG D7817

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by John Henry Robinson, published by George Virtue, after Alfred Edward Chalon
stipple engraving, (1840)
NPG D7817

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by John Henry Robinson, after  Alfred Edward Chalon - NPG D13928

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by John Henry Robinson, after Alfred Edward Chalon
stipple engraving, (1840)
NPG D13928

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Frederick Cartwright, after  Mayall - NPG D21538

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Frederick Cartwright, after Mayall
lithograph, 1860s
NPG D21538

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Maclure, Macdonald & Macgregor - NPG D21541

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Maclure, Macdonald & Macgregor
lithograph, 1860s
NPG D21541

The House of Commons, 1860, by Thomas Oldham Barlow, after  John Phillip - NPG D1396

The House of Commons, 1860

by Thomas Oldham Barlow, after John Phillip
mezzotint, 1863 or after
NPG D1396

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, published by Illustrated London News - NPG D11225

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

published by Illustrated London News
wood engraving, published 9 February 1867
NPG D11225

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield [Statesmen No. 1], by Carlo Pellegrini - NPG D43364

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield [Statesmen No. 1]

by Carlo Pellegrini
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 30 January 1869
NPG D43364

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Faustin Betbeder ('Faustin') - NPG D23024

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Faustin Betbeder ('Faustin')
chromolithograph, 1874
NPG D23024

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Georges Labadie Pilotell - NPG D21537

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Georges Labadie Pilotell
drypoint, published 1878
NPG D21537

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, after Lord Ronald Charles Sutherland-Leveson-Gower - NPG D21544

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

after Lord Ronald Charles Sutherland-Leveson-Gower
stipple engraving, (1878)
NPG D21544

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