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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.

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3808

John Bright

by Frederick Sargent
pencil, 1860s or 1870s?
NPG 3808

5116

Gladstone's Cabinet of 1868

by Lowes Cato Dickinson
oil on canvas, 1869-1874
On display at Palace of Westminster, London
NPG 5116

817

John Bright

by Walter William Ouless
oil on canvas, 1879
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 817

P862

John Bright

by Rupert Potter
carbon print, September 1879
On display in Room 28 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG P862

3345

John Bright

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3345

6251(8)

John Bright

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink
NPG 6251(8)

868

John Bright

by Sir Joseph Edgar Boehm, 1st Bt
plaster cast of bust, 1881
On display in Room 21 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 868

5256

The Lobby of the House of Commons, 1886

by Liborio ('Lib') Prosperi
oil on canvas, published in Vanity Fair Christmas Supplement 1886
On display in Room 25 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5256

2332

Charles Bradlaugh; John Bright

by Sydney Prior Hall
pencil, circa 1887
NPG 2332

x46994

John Bright

by Maujean
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG x46994

Ax8538

John Bright

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax8538

x134612

John Bright; Richard Cobden

by Maujean
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1860
NPG x134612

x4316

John Bright

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1861
NPG x4316

x4317

John Bright

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1861
NPG x4317

x4322

John Bright

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall, published by A. Marion & Co
albumen print, 1861
NPG x4322

x6056

John Bright

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1861
NPG x6056

x38976

John Bright

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1862
NPG x38976

Ax5072

John Bright

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1862
NPG Ax5072

x4311

John Bright

by W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, mid 1860s
NPG x4311

x4314

John Bright

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1864
NPG x4314

Ax5071

John Bright

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1864
NPG Ax5071

Ax18242

John Bright

by Robert White Thrupp
albumen carte-de-visite, 1868
NPG Ax18242

Ax17736

John Bright

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG Ax17736

Ax18278

John Bright

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG Ax18278

Ax28418

John Bright

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG Ax28418

Ax38633

John Bright

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG Ax38633

Ax8537

John Bright

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG Ax8537

Ax8539

John Bright

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG Ax8539

x27756

John Bright

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG x27756

x3677

John Bright

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG x3677

x3773

John Bright

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG x3773

x4308

John Bright

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG x4308

x46993

John Bright

published by John C. Murdoch
woodburytype carte-de-visite, 1870s-1880s
NPG x46993

x127026

John Bright

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG x127026

x4319

John Bright

by Rupert Potter
albumen print, oval, September 1871
NPG x4319

x4310

John Bright

by Rupert Potter
albumen carte-de-visite, September 1871
On display in Room 28 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x4310

x4320

John Bright

by Rupert Potter
albumen print, September 1871
On display in Room 28 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x4320

x4952

John Bright

by Rupert Potter
albumen print, September 1871
NPG x4952

x4953

John Bright

by Rupert Potter
albumen print, oval, September 1871
NPG x4953

x4954

John Bright

by Rupert Potter
albumen print, September 1871
NPG x4954

Ax46205

John Bright

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1873?
NPG Ax46205

x46636

John Bright

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, 1873?
NPG x46636

x197099

'The Man We All Have Confidence In'

by Enoch Steele, after W.R.S.
albumen carte-de-visite, 1874?
NPG x197099

x4324

Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt; John Bright; Henry James, 1st Baron James of Hereford

by Rupert Potter
albumen print on card mount, 30 September 1875
On display in Room 28 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x4324

x4312

John Bright

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, May 1875?
NPG x4312

Ax132898

'Politicians - Liberals'

published by Hughes & Edmonds
albumen print, published 1876
NPG Ax132898

x197425

'Politicians - Liberals'

by Hughes & Edmonds
albumen cabinet card, 1876
NPG x197425

x4309

John Bright

by James Russell & Sons
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1880s?
NPG x4309

x46686

John Bright

by William Child
albumen cabinet card, 1880s
NPG x46686

x5984

The Liberal Cabinet, 1880

by Unknown photographer
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1880
NPG x5984

x127416

John Bright

by Elliott & Fry
chlorobromide print on cream card mount, 1882
NPG x127416

x38836

John Bright

by Elliott & Fry
albumen cabinet card, 1882
NPG x38836

x4315

John Bright

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1882
NPG x4315

x27749

John Bright

by Alexander Bassano
albumen cabinet card, circa 1882-1883
NPG x27749

x4318

John Bright

by Alexander Bassano, published by St James's Photographic Co
albumen cabinet card, 1882-1883
NPG x4318

Ax5409

John Bright

by Herbert Rose Barraud, published by Richard Bentley & Son
carbon print, published 1888
NPG Ax5409

D32141

John Bright

after Unknown artist
lithograph, mid 19th century
NPG D32141