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Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne

(1811-1864), Politician; MP for several constituencies

Sitter in 17 portraits
Statesman; MP from 1832; associated himself closely with Peel's policies and temporarily lost seat over repeal of the Corn Laws in 1846. Became colonial secretary and secretary for war in 1852, a position which made him subject to the most hostile criticism during the Crimean War. Resigned as a result in 1855, but returned to government as secretary of state for the colonies, 1859-64.

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The House of Commons, 1833, by Sir George Hayter - NPG 54

The House of Commons, 1833

by Sir George Hayter
oil on canvas, 1833-1843
On display in Room 20 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 54

The Fine Arts Commissioners, 1846, by John Partridge - NPG 342

The Fine Arts Commissioners, 1846

by John Partridge
oil on canvas, circa 1846-1853
NPG 342

'The Fine Arts Commissioners, 1846', by John Partridge - NPG 343a

'The Fine Arts Commissioners, 1846'

by John Partridge
oil on paper, circa 1846
On display in Room 21 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 343a

Sketch for 'The Fine Arts Commissioners, 1846', by Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha - NPG 343b

Sketch for 'The Fine Arts Commissioners, 1846'

by Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha
pencil, circa 1846
NPG 343b

Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne, by Frederick Richard Say - NPG 4576

Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne

by Frederick Richard Say
oil on canvas, 1848
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4576

The Coalition Ministry, 1854, by Sir John Gilbert - NPG 1125

The Coalition Ministry, 1854

by Sir John Gilbert
pencil, pen and ink and wash, 1855
NPG 1125

Engraving after 'The Coalition Ministry, 1854', by William Walker, after  Sir John Gilbert - NPG 1125a

Engraving after 'The Coalition Ministry, 1854'

by William Walker, after Sir John Gilbert
engraving, 1857
NPG 1125a

Key to 'The Fine Arts Commissioners, 1846', by Sir George Scharf - NPG 343c

Key to 'The Fine Arts Commissioners, 1846'

by Sir George Scharf
pen and ink and wash, 1872
NPG 343c

Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne, by Caldesi, Blanford & Co - NPG Ax29669

Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne

by Caldesi, Blanford & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax29669

Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne, by Caldesi, Blanford & Co - NPG x197137

Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne

by Caldesi, Blanford & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG x197137

Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne, by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after  George Richmond - NPG D20653

Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne

by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after George Richmond
stipple engraving, (1841)
NPG D20653

'The New Ministry - the Cabinet', January 1853, by Frederick James Smyth - NPG D45901

'The New Ministry - the Cabinet', January 1853

by Frederick James Smyth
wood engraving, published 8 January 1853
NPG D45901

Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne, by Joseph Brown, after  Unknown artist - NPG D38728

Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne

by Joseph Brown, after Unknown artist
stipple engraving, circa 1860s
NPG D38728

Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne, by George Zobel, published by  Paul and Dominic Colnaghi, Scott & Co, after  Sir John Watson-Gordon - NPG D38727

Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne

by George Zobel, published by Paul and Dominic Colnaghi, Scott & Co, after Sir John Watson-Gordon
mezzotint, published 28 October 1864
NPG D38727

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