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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, 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

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield ('the junior Ambassador."'), by Carlo Pellegrini - NPG D43856

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield ('the junior Ambassador."')

by Carlo Pellegrini
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 2 July 1878
NPG D43856

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Georges Labadie Pilotell - NPG D19527

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Georges Labadie Pilotell
drypoint, published 1878
NPG D19527

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by W.G.S., after  (Cornelius) Jabez Hughes - NPG D21539

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by W.G.S., after (Cornelius) Jabez Hughes
lithograph, published 1881 (1878)
NPG D21539

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Maclure & Macdonald, after  W. & D. Downey - NPG D21542

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Maclure & Macdonald, after W. & D. Downey
chromolithograph, published 23 December 1882 (1868)
NPG D21542

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Sir Hubert von Herkomer, after  Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG D21543

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Sir Hubert von Herkomer, after Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
mezzotint, 1882 (1881)
NPG D21543

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Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by William Edward Kilburn
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax9512

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Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by W. & D. Downey
carbon print
NPG x28717

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Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Henry Lenthall, after William Edward Kilburn
albumen carte-de-visite, (early 1860s)
NPG x648

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Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by William Edward Kilburn
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG x654

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Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by William Walker
bromide print, circa 1867
NPG Ax15850

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Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by W. & D. Downey
albumen print, 1868
NPG Ax27712

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Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, 1868
NPG Ax38631

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Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1868
NPG x657

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Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, 1868
NPG x660

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