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William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne

(1779-1848), Prime Minister

Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue Entry

Sitter associated with 159 portraits
Whig MP from 1806, Irish Secretary under Canning, and Home Secretary under Lord Grey, 1830-34. After Grey's resignation he was appointed Prime Minister, a position he held twice between 1834-41. Melbourne was also a mentor and father-figure to the young Queen Victoria.

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The Road to Ruin!, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41544

The Road to Ruin!

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 26 August 1839
NPG D41544

Pitch-Forking Extraordinary, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41549

Pitch-Forking Extraordinary

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 17 October 1839
NPG D41549

Altered Circumstances of Mr Mantalini!, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41550

Altered Circumstances of Mr Mantalini!

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 17 October 1839
NPG D41550

An Irish Wake, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41552

An Irish Wake

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 8 November 1839
NPG D41552

Friar Tuck and the Sacristan, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41553

Friar Tuck and the Sacristan

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 8 November 1839
NPG D41553

Another Heavy Blow, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41554

Another Heavy Blow

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 8 November 1839
NPG D41554

The Game of Pope Joan, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41556

The Game of Pope Joan

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 10 December 1839
NPG D41556

A Deserter, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D46345

A Deserter

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 29 January 1839
NPG D46345

A Coachman Wanted - Candidates for the Place, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D46346

A Coachman Wanted - Candidates for the Place

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 29 January 1839
NPG D46346

Whist!, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D46347

Whist!

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 20 May 1839
NPG D46347

Gulliver and his Nurse, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D46349

Gulliver and his Nurse

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 14 June 1839
NPG D46349

Symptoms of Insubordination, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D46352

Symptoms of Insubordination

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 1 August 1839
NPG D46352

Fall of Achilles!, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D46353

Fall of Achilles!

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 3 August 1839
NPG D46353

The Game of Pope Joan, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D46355

The Game of Pope Joan

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 10 December 1839
NPG D46355

William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne, by Edward McInnes, published by  Hodgson & Graves, after  Sir Thomas Lawrence - NPG D5673

William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne

by Edward McInnes, published by Hodgson & Graves, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
mezzotint, published 1 October 1839 (circa 1805)
NPG D5673

Power on its Last Legs (Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha; William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne; John Bull), by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41557

Power on its Last Legs (Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha; William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne; John Bull)

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 5 February 1840
NPG D41557

Tableau from the New Play of

Tableau from the New Play of "Mary Stewart"

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 16 March 1840
NPG D41564

Comus and the Lady, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41566

Comus and the Lady

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 9 April 1840
NPG D41566

Omnibus Race, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41567

Omnibus Race

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 9 April 1840
NPG D41567

Playing at Nine Pins, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41569

Playing at Nine Pins

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 1 May 1840
NPG D41569

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