Sir William Vernon Harcourt (1827-1904), Lawyer, journalist and politician; MP, Home Secretary and Chancellor of the Exchequer
Sitter in 47 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.
after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
glass lantern slide, circa 1892-1895