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Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne) (1812-1900), Philanthropist; wife of William Ewart Gladstone

Sitter in 46 portraits
Catherine Glynne married William Ewart Gladstone in 1838, and although their marriage was difficult at times, William relied on the support of his wife throughout his career. Catherine would run their household, offer political advice, and even sometimes act as his secretary, whilst raising their eight children. William greatly respected Catherine's opinion, and would write to her daily during their frequent periods apart. When she died in 1900, she was buried alongside her husband at Westminster Abbey.

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x6055

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne)

by Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1860
NPG x6055

x32346

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne)

by Window & Bridge
albumen carte-de-visite, 1862-1866
NPG x32346

x5975

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne); William Ewart Gladstone

by Samuel Alexander Walker
albumen carte-de-visite, 1862-1866
NPG x5975

Ax68081

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne)

by William Walker & Sons
albumen carte-de-visite, 1862-1866
NPG Ax68081

Ax68082

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne)

by William Walker & Sons
albumen carte-de-visite, 1862-1866
NPG Ax68082

Ax68087

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne); William Ewart Gladstone

by William Walker & Sons
albumen carte-de-visite, 1862-1866
NPG Ax68087

Ax8531

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne)

by William Walker & Sons
albumen carte-de-visite, 1862-1866
NPG Ax8531

x5979

Gladstone Family Group

by Herbert Rose Barraud
albumen cabinet card, 1870s-1900s
NPG x5979

x134578

Mr and Mrs Gladstone and others at Deal Castle

by John Berryman
albumen carte-de-visite, 24 August 1881
NPG x134578

x7260

Gladstone family group

by George Watmough Webster & Son
albumen print, mid-1880s
NPG x7260

x96223

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne); William Ewart Gladstone

by Alexander Bassano
quarter-plate glass negative, 10 March 1883
NPG x96223

x96225

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne); William Ewart Gladstone

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 10 March 1883
NPG x96225

x96226

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne); William Ewart Gladstone

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 10 March 1883
NPG x96226

x96404

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne)

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 10 March 1883
NPG x96404

x96405

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne)

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 10 March 1883
NPG x96405

Ax5422

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne)

by Herbert Rose Barraud, published by Richard Bentley & Son
carbon print, published 1888
NPG Ax5422

x5974

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne)

by Herbert Rose Barraud, published by Richard Bentley & Son
carbon print, published 1888
NPG x5974

x197311

'Mr. & Mrs. Gladstone, Lord & Lady Aberdeen, Professor Drummond.'

by Lombardi & Co
albumen cabinet card, 1888
NPG x197311

x7933

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne); William Ewart Gladstone

by Herbert Rose Barraud
albumen cabinet card, 25 July 1889
NPG x7933

x197777

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne); William Ewart Gladstone

by Herbert Rose Barraud, published by J. Beagles & Co
bromide postcard print, 1900s (25 July 1889)
NPG x197777

x5980

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne); Dorothy Mary Catherine ('Dossie') Parish (née Drew); William Ewart Gladstone

by Robinson & Thompson, printed and published by Swan Electric Engraving Co
photogravure, 1894
NPG x5980

x197778

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne); Dorothy Mary Catherine ('Dossie') Parish (née Drew)

by Alfred John Penny, published by Robert Faulkner & Co
photogravure postcard print, 1902-1904 (1894)
NPG x197778

x4072

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne); William Ewart Gladstone; Queen Alexandra; King Edward VII

by George Watmough Webster & Son
silver gelatine printing-out paper print, 1897
NPG x4072

x127434

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne)

by Elliott & Fry
chlorobromide print on cream card mount, 1898
NPG x127434

x22232

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne)

by Elliott & Fry
albumen cabinet card, 1870s-1900s
NPG x22232

x7934

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne)

by George Watmough Webster & Son
albumen cabinet card, 1870s-1900s
NPG x7934

x22231

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne)

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 31 March 1879
NPG x22231

x44649

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne); William Ewart Gladstone

by John Fergus
albumen print, 16 February 1889
NPG x44649

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