John Bright (1811-1889), Statesman and orator
Sitter associated with 89 portraits
Radical statesman and orator; managed family mills before entering public life in the 1830s; with Cobden led the agitation for the repeal of the Corn Laws. An active political, social and economic reformer, Bright served in several ministries: one of the most important and influential political figures of the age.
by Unknown photographer
albumen carte-de-visite photomontage, 1860s
by Rupert Potter
albumen print on card mount, 30 September 1875
On display in Room 28 at the National Portrait Gallery