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George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

(1831-1907), Financier and Liberal politician; MP for City of London and Chancellor of the Exchequer

Sitter in 36 portraits
Born into a banking family, Goschen entered Parliament as a Liberal in 1863 and took the first of many cabinet positions in 1866. His later career was dominated by the Irish Home Rule question and his commitment to the unionist cause. He was Chancellor of the Exchequer in Lord Salisbury's administration of 1886 to 1892.

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Gladstone's Cabinet of 1868, by Lowes Cato Dickinson - NPG 5116

Gladstone's Cabinet of 1868

by Lowes Cato Dickinson
oil on canvas, 1869-1874
NPG 5116

Debate on the Indian Council Cotton Duties, by Sydney Prior Hall - NPG 2307

Debate on the Indian Council Cotton Duties

by Sydney Prior Hall
pencil, published in The Graphic 2 March 1895
NPG 2307

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by Sir Henry Maximilian ('Max') Beerbohm - NPG 3854

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by Sir Henry Maximilian ('Max') Beerbohm
ink, watercolour and wash, circa 1898
NPG 3854

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2838

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1900s
NPG 2838

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by John Watkins, or by  John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax17768

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by John Watkins, or by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1868
NPG Ax17768

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by John & Charles Watkins, or by  John Watkins - NPG Ax8545

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by John & Charles Watkins, or by John Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1868
NPG Ax8545

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by John & Charles Watkins, or by  John Watkins - NPG Ax8547

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by John & Charles Watkins, or by John Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1868
NPG Ax8547

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by John Watkins, or by  John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax21834

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by John Watkins, or by John & Charles Watkins
albumen print, circa 1868
NPG Ax21834

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG Ax28456

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1873
NPG Ax28456

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG Ax46196

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1873
NPG Ax46196

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG x27763

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1877
NPG x27763

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG x45710

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1877
NPG x45710

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by Lock & Whitfield, published by  Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington - NPG Ax17546

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by Lock & Whitfield, published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington
woodburytype, published 1877
NPG Ax17546

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by Lock & Whitfield - NPG x12502

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by Lock & Whitfield
woodburytype on paper mount, 1877 or before
NPG x12502

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by Alexander Bassano - NPG x96248

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, circa 1883
NPG x96248

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by Alexander Bassano - NPG x96249

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, circa 1883
NPG x96249

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by Alexander Bassano - NPG x96250

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, circa 1883
NPG x96250

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by Alexander Bassano - NPG x96251

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, circa 1883
NPG x96251

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by Alexander Bassano - NPG x96252

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, circa 1883
NPG x96252

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