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Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

(1778-1868), Lord Chancellor

Sitter associated with 258 portraits
A radical Whig lawyer and MP, Brougham campaigned for the advancement of education and reform. Entering Parliament in 1810 as a Whig, he promoted legislation against slave trading. Renown for his defence of Queen Caroline at her 1820 'trial'. As Lord Chancellor he played a leading part in drafting and promoting the Reform Bill (1832) with Lord Grey. Brougham co-founded the Whig periodical the Edinburgh Review (1802) with Sydney Smith. He helped establish the London Mechanics Institutes (1824), the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1826), and the non-denominational University College London (1828), founded to provide education to all classes and creeds.

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Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux with his nephew, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG x4721

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux with his nephew

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1861
NPG x4721

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux, by William Walker & Sons - NPG x4717

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

by William Walker & Sons
albumen carte-de-visite, 1862
NPG x4717

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG x4718

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1862 or before
NPG x4718

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG x4720

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1862 or before
NPG x4720

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG Ax5075

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1862
NPG Ax5075

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux, by W. & D. Downey - NPG x46619

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

by W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, 1863
NPG x46619

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG x4713

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1863
NPG x4713

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG x4714

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen print, 1863
NPG x4714

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG x4715

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen print, 1863
NPG x4715

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux, by Robert Jefferson Bingham - NPG x4716

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

by Robert Jefferson Bingham
albumen carte-de-visite, 1863
NPG x4716

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux, by Charles Reutlinger - NPG Ax17748

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

by Charles Reutlinger
albumen carte-de-visite, late 1860s
NPG Ax17748

Possibly Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux, by Unknown artist - NPG D7025

Possibly Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

by Unknown artist
wax seal impression on card, 19th century
NPG D7025

How to get Un-married, - Ay, there's the Rub!, by J. Lewis Marks - NPG D1386

How to get Un-married, - Ay, there's the Rub!

by J. Lewis Marks
coloured etching, published 1820
NPG D1386

Steward's Court of the Manor of Torre Devon, attributed to Theodore Lane, published by  George Humphrey - NPG D17911

Steward's Court of the Manor of Torre Devon

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published December 1820
NPG D17911

The Time Piece! & Cunning Jack o' both sides, possibly by (Isaac) Robert Cruikshank, published by  George Humphrey - NPG D17928

The Time Piece! & Cunning Jack o' both sides

possibly by (Isaac) Robert Cruikshank, published by George Humphrey
etching, published June 1820
NPG D17928

Returning Justice lifts aloft her Scale, attributed to Theodore Lane, published by  George Humphrey - NPG D17904a

Returning Justice lifts aloft her Scale

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 1 June 1821
NPG D17904a

A parting Hug at St Omer!, attributed to Theodore Lane, published by  George Humphrey - NPG D17904b

A parting Hug at St Omer!

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 1 June 1821
NPG D17904b

Lucifera's Procession.  Fairy-Queen, attributed to Theodore Lane, published by  George Humphrey - NPG D17905

Lucifera's Procession. Fairy-Queen

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 12 May 1821
NPG D17905

Caroline Fair, or Mat Pudding and his Mountebank, attributed to Theodore Lane, published by  George Humphrey - NPG D17927

Caroline Fair, or Mat Pudding and his Mountebank

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, 16 April 1821
NPG D17927

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