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Sir William Vernon Harcourt (1827-1904), Lawyer, journalist and Liberal politician; MP for Oxford and Derby, Chancellor of the Exchequer and leader of the British Liberal Party

Sitter in 54 portraits
Statesman; one of the great Liberal politicians of the later Victorian period, Harcourt served in Gladstone's successive administrations as Home Secretary and, later, Chancellor of the Exchequer.

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D35329

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by The Autotype Company, after Sir Arthur Stockdale Cope
photogravure, before 1935 (1904)
NPG D35329

Ax17528

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Lock & Whitfield, published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington
woodburytype, published 1877
NPG Ax17528

x128002

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Alexander Bassano
panel portrait size glass negative, early 1880s
NPG x128002

x3649

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by York & Son
lantern slide, 1890s
NPG x3649

D43434

Sir William Vernon Harcourt ('Statesmen No. 50')

by Alfred Thompson (Atn)
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 4 June 1870
NPG D43434

D44149

"The Cabinet Council, 1883" (Gladstone and 13 colleagues)

by Théobald Chartran ('T')
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 27 November 1883
NPG D44149

D41926

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
glass lantern slide, circa 1892-1895
NPG D41926

D41928

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
glass lantern slide, circa 1892-1895
NPG D41928

D41942

Joe Chamberlain, Gladstone, Balfour, Harcourt et al

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
glass lantern slide, circa 1892-1895
NPG D41942

D44623

"Mixed Political Wares: Methodical & Methodist, Babble and Bluster and Faithful & Faddist"

by Sir Leslie Ward
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 3 December 1892
NPG D44623

D44675

'On the Terrace, A Political Spectacle: - "The Ayes have it - the Noes have it."

by Sir Leslie Ward
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 30 November 1893
NPG D44675

D44936

"The Lord Proctect Us!"

by Harry Furniss
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 1 December 1898
NPG D44936

D44960

Sir William Vernon Harcourt ('Statesmen. No. 707.')

by Sir C.G. Duff
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 11 May 1899
NPG D44960