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(John) Evelyn Denison, 1st Viscount Ossington (1800-1873), Speaker of the House of Commons

Sitter in 11 portraits
Evelyn Denison entered Parliament as an MP in 1823. A Liberal, he supported the Reform bills of 1831-2. In 1857 Denison was chosen as Speaker of the House of Commons. Re-elected at the beginning of three successive parliaments, he retained this position until 1872, when he resigned and was created Viscount Ossington.

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The House of Commons, 1833

by Sir George Hayter
oil on canvas, 1833-1843
On display in Room 20 at the National Portrait Gallery
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(John) Evelyn Denison, 1st Viscount Ossington

by Caldesi, Blanford & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
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(John) Evelyn Denison, 1st Viscount Ossington

by John & Charles Watkins, or by John Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1863
NPG Ax29675

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(John) Evelyn Denison, 1st Viscount Ossington

by John Watkins, or by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1863
NPG Ax17743

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(John) Evelyn Denison, 1st Viscount Ossington

by John & Charles Watkins, or by John Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1863
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(John) Evelyn Denison, 1st Viscount Ossington

by W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, 1865
NPG Ax8556

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(John) Evelyn Denison, 1st Viscount Ossington

by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after Joseph Slater
lithograph, 1832
NPG D20628

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The House of Commons, 1860

by Thomas Oldham Barlow, after John Phillip
mezzotint, 1863 or after
NPG D1396

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(John) Evelyn Denison, 1st Viscount Ossington

by Unknown photographer
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s-1870s
NPG Ax38663

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(John) Evelyn Denison, 1st Viscount Ossington

by Unknown photographer
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s-1870s
NPG Ax9666

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(John) Evelyn Denison, 1st Viscount Ossington

by W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, 1865
NPG x28070