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Joseph Hume

(1777-1855), Doctor and politician; MP for Aberdeen Burghs, Middlesex and Montrose Burghs

Sitter associated with 74 portraits
A leader of the Radicals for thirty years. During the debates on the Reform Bill, suggested extending the franchise to the colonies.

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The Turnstile. A Picturesque Simile., by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41197

The Turnstile. A Picturesque Simile.

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 18 May 1833
NPG D41197

Demolishing a Prude, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41240

Demolishing a Prude

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 5 March 1834
NPG D41240

Orpheus Drawing Iron Tears Down Pluto's Cheek (Thomas Spring Rice, 1st Baron Monteagle of Brandon; Joseph Hume), by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41253

Orpheus Drawing Iron Tears Down Pluto's Cheek (Thomas Spring Rice, 1st Baron Monteagle of Brandon; Joseph Hume)

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 5 May 1834
NPG D41253

The Reconciliation.  An Affecting Scene., by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41266

The Reconciliation. An Affecting Scene.

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 22 July 1834
NPG D41266

Blind-Man's-Buff, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41267

Blind-Man's-Buff

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 22 July 1834
NPG D41267

Breaking in the Reform Colt, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Ducôte & Stephens, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41299

Breaking in the Reform Colt

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Ducôte & Stephens, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 7 January 1835
NPG D41299

Coalition, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Ducôte & Stephens, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41301

Coalition

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Ducôte & Stephens, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 19 January 1835
NPG D41301

Pick-a-Back (George Byng; Joseph Hume), by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Ducôte & Stephens, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41302

Pick-a-Back (George Byng; Joseph Hume)

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Ducôte & Stephens, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 28 January 1835
NPG D41302

The Hopposition 'Buses!, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Ducôte & Stephens, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41304

The Hopposition 'Buses!

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Ducôte & Stephens, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 28 January 1835
NPG D41304

The Goose of the Capitol alias a Capital Goose!, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Ducôte & Stephens, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41305

The Goose of the Capitol alias a Capital Goose!

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Ducôte & Stephens, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 26 January 1835
NPG D41305

Extraordinary Meeting of Leaders of Opposition, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Ducôte & Stephens, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41309

Extraordinary Meeting of Leaders of Opposition

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Ducôte & Stephens, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 3 March 1835
NPG D41309

Settling Day at Tattersall's, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Ducôte & Stephens, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41311

Settling Day at Tattersall's

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Ducôte & Stephens, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 5 March 1835
NPG D41311

Incubation Extraordinary (Joseph Hume; Daniel O'Connell; Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt), by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Ducôte & Stephens, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41315

Incubation Extraordinary (Joseph Hume; Daniel O'Connell; Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt)

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Ducôte & Stephens, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 17 March 1835
NPG D41315

A Study for a Damocles, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Ducôte & Stephens, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41316

A Study for a Damocles

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Ducôte & Stephens, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 24 March 1835
NPG D41316

A Nice Distinction or a Hume-iliating Rejoinder to a Warlike Ap-Peel!, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Ducôte & Stephens, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41318

A Nice Distinction or a Hume-iliating Rejoinder to a Warlike Ap-Peel!

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Ducôte & Stephens, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 26 March 1835
NPG D41318

Jack in Office, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Ducôte & Stephens, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41324

Jack in Office

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Ducôte & Stephens, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 25 April 1835
NPG D41324

A Normal School for the Study of the Graces, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Ducôte & Stephens, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41338

A Normal School for the Study of the Graces

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Ducôte & Stephens, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 10 August 1835
NPG D41338

The Half-Way House, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41344

The Half-Way House

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 29 August 1835
NPG D41344

A Bad Shot (James Abercromby, 1st Baron Dunfermline; Joseph Hume; Daniel O'Connell; William Blennerhasset Fairman), by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41346

A Bad Shot (James Abercromby, 1st Baron Dunfermline; Joseph Hume; Daniel O'Connell; William Blennerhasset Fairman)

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 7 October 1835
NPG D41346

A Regular Kick-up!, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41361

A Regular Kick-up!

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 7 March 1836
NPG D41361

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