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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 (Cornelius) Jabez Hughes
carbon cabinet card, 22 July 1878
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x197883

'King Edward & His Empire Builders'

published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
postcard print, circa 1907
NPG x197883

Ax27713

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Unknown photographer
albumen print
NPG Ax27713

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

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

D1168

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

after Lord Ronald Charles Sutherland-Leveson-Gower
stipple engraving, (1878)
NPG D1168

D43936

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield; Montagu William Lowry Corry, Baron Rowton ('Season number')

by Sir Leslie Ward
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 16 December 1879
NPG D43936

D21600

Lord Beaconsfield addressing the House of Lords

after Frederick Sargent
chromolithograph, circa 1880
NPG D21600

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