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William Ewart Gladstone (1809-1898), Prime Minister and writer

Sitter associated with 286 portraits
The grand old man of British politics; leader of the Liberal Party and prime minister in four governments from 1868 to 1894; responsible for major reforms in every sphere of national life, and for the development of imperial foreign policy; divided the party on the issue of the Irish Home Rule; stamped his moral authority on the politics of his time; a considerable scholar and author in his own right.

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Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne); William Ewart Gladstone

by John Fergus
albumen print, 16 February 1889
NPG x44649

x5978

Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne); William Ewart Gladstone

by Herbert Rose Barraud
platinotype cabinet card, 25 July 1889
NPG x5978

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William Ewart Gladstone

by Cyril Flower, 1st Baron Battersea
platinum print, 1890s
NPG Ax15658

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William Ewart Gladstone

by Cyril Flower, 1st Baron Battersea
platinum print, 1890s
NPG Ax15659

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William Eward Gladstone photographed after his wedding, with his wife (née Maud Rendel) and parents Henry and Catherine.

by Henry Herschel Hay Cameron (later The Cameron Studio)
photogravure, 30 January 1890
NPG x9402

x36436

William Ewart Gladstone

by Eveleen Myers (née Tennant)
platinum print on card mount, 25 April 1890
NPG x36436

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William Ewart Gladstone

by Eveleen Myers (née Tennant)
platinum print on card mount, 25 April 1890
NPG x36435

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William Ewart Gladstone

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1891
NPG x139648

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William Ewart Gladstone; Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne); Sir Edward Evans; Bernard Charles March Phillipps de Lisle

by Unknown photographer
carbon cabinet card, 28 November 1891
NPG x139712

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William Ewart Gladstone

by Samuel Alexander Walker
albumen cabinet card, 1892
NPG x197310

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Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne); William Ewart Gladstone

by Robinson & Thompson
halftone reproduction tear sheet, published 19 September 1896
NPG x193304

x4072

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

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

x5985

William Ewart Gladstone

by Unknown photographer
photogravure, circa 1897
NPG x5985

x197312

William Ewart Gladstone

by Numa Blanc
albumen cabinet card, 1897-1898
NPG x197312

x139711

William Ewart Gladstone

by George Watmough Webster
carbon cabinet card, 28 June 1897
NPG x139711

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William Ewart Gladstone

by Sir (John) Benjamin Stone
platinum print, 28 May 1898
NPG x87640

D39295

Vanity Fair Panel no. 5 (includes at far right Gladstone)

by Unknown artists
chromolithographs pasted onto wooden panel, late 19th century
NPG D39295

D8096

William Ewart Gladstone

by Thomas Oldham Barlow, after Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
mezzotint, 1881 (1879)
NPG D8096

D41922

William Ewart Gladstone; Joe Chamberlain and seven other sitters

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
glass lantern slide, circa 1892-1895
NPG D41922