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Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt

(1788-1850), Prime Minister

Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue Entry

Sitter associated with 225 portraits
Statesman; leader of the Tory Party; Prime Minister, 1834-5, 1839, and 1841-6, his last administration one of the greatest of the period; resigned after splitting his party with his decision to repeal the Corn Laws; the dominant political figure of the 1840s.

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Study for 'Patrons and Lovers of Art', by Pieter Christoffel Wonder - NPG 795

Study for 'Patrons and Lovers of Art'

by Pieter Christoffel Wonder
oil on canvas, circa 1830
On display in Room 19 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 795

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

Members of the House of Lords, attributed to (Isaac) Robert Cruikshank - NPG 2789

Members of the House of Lords

attributed to (Isaac) Robert Cruikshank
pencil and sepia wash, circa 1835
NPG 2789

'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

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt, reduced version by Matthew Noble - NPG 596a

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt

reduced version by Matthew Noble
marble bust, 1851, based on a work of 1850
NPG 596a

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt, by Matthew Noble - NPG 596

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt

by Matthew Noble
marble bust, 1851
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 596

Diplomatic smuggling or birth day April fools, by William Heath, published by  Samuel William Fores - NPG D46375

Diplomatic smuggling or birth day April fools

by William Heath, published by Samuel William Fores
etching, published 27 April 1823
NPG D46375

The Pilot Lost and the National Steamboat in Danger, by Charles Williams, published by  Samuel Knight - NPG D46027

The Pilot Lost and the National Steamboat in Danger

by Charles Williams, published by Samuel Knight
hand-coloured etching, published August 1827
NPG D46027

George and the Dragon, by Henry Heath, published by  John Fairburn - NPG D46032

George and the Dragon

by Henry Heath, published by John Fairburn
hand-coloured etching, published 29 April 1827
NPG D46032

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt, by and published by Charles Turner, and published by  Colnaghi, Son & Co, printed by  Lahee & Co, after  Sir Thomas Lawrence - NPG D39588

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt

by and published by Charles Turner, and published by Colnaghi, Son & Co, printed by Lahee & Co, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
mezzotint, published 20 March 1828
NPG D39588

The Political Bellman, by Robert Seymour, published by  E. King - NPG D46052

The Political Bellman

by Robert Seymour, published by E. King
hand-coloured etching, circa January 1828
NPG D46052

Political Conveyancer, by William Heath, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D46065

Political Conveyancer

by William Heath, published by Thomas McLean
hand-coloured etching, published circa January 1828
NPG D46065

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Charles Joseph Hullmandel, published by  Joseph Dickinson - NPG D39585

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Charles Joseph Hullmandel, published by Joseph Dickinson
lithograph, circa 1829
NPG D39585

The Apparition.  A Cabinet Picture from the Downing St Collection, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D40936

The Apparition. A Cabinet Picture from the Downing St Collection

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published November 1829
NPG D40936

The Mysterious Visit, by John ('HB') Doyle, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D40944

The Mysterious Visit

by John ('HB') Doyle, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 25 June 1829
NPG D40944

Political Harmonics, by John ('HB') Doyle, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D40958

Political Harmonics

by John ('HB') Doyle, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 11 September 1829
NPG D40958

The Wellinton [Wellington] Testimonial, by (Isaac) Robert Cruikshank, published by  Gabriel Shire Tregear - NPG D46038

The Wellinton [Wellington] Testimonial

by (Isaac) Robert Cruikshank, published by Gabriel Shire Tregear
hand-coloured etching, published May 1829
NPG D46038

A Turn-Up among the Big 'Uns!!!, by John Phillips, published by  John Field - NPG D46041

A Turn-Up among the Big 'Uns!!!

by John Phillips, published by John Field
hand-coloured etching, published 26 June 1829
NPG D46041

The Bull in Jeopardy; or, the Curs triumpant, by John Phillips, published by  S. Gans - NPG D46049

The Bull in Jeopardy; or, the Curs triumpant

by John Phillips, published by S. Gans
hand-coloured etching, published 19 October 1829
NPG D46049

Farmer Encombe setting on the famous Cumberland terrier to drag the Great Hanover Rat out of mischief, possibly by John Phillips, published by  George Humphrey - NPG D46050

Farmer Encombe setting on the famous Cumberland terrier to drag the Great Hanover Rat out of mischief

possibly by John Phillips, published by George Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published March 1829
NPG D46050

The Battle of the Petitions, a Farce now performing with great applause at both Houses, published by John Field - NPG D46062

The Battle of the Petitions, a Farce now performing with great applause at both Houses

published by John Field
hand-coloured etching, published circa March 1829
NPG D46062

View on the Windsor Road, published by John Field - NPG D46063

View on the Windsor Road

published by John Field
hand-coloured etching, published circa April 1829
NPG D46063

Take Care of Your Pockets - A Hint to the Orthodox, by William Heath, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D46066

Take Care of Your Pockets - A Hint to the Orthodox

by William Heath, published by Thomas McLean
hand-coloured etching, published 2 June 1829
NPG D46066

Daring & Impudent Robbery!!!, by William Heath, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D46068

Daring & Impudent Robbery!!!

by William Heath, published by Thomas McLean
hand-coloured etching, published 6 October 1829
NPG D46068

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt ('The Cad to the Man Wot Drives the Sovereign'), by William Heath, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D46071

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt ('The Cad to the Man Wot Drives the Sovereign')

by William Heath, published by Thomas McLean
hand-coloured etching, published April 1829
NPG D46071

A Slap at the Charleys or a Tom & Jerry lark - vide new poliece bill, by William Heath, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D46374

A Slap at the Charleys or a Tom & Jerry lark - vide new poliece bill

by William Heath, published by Thomas McLean
etching, published 26 May 1829
NPG D46374

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt, after Unknown artist - NPG D39598

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt

after Unknown artist
anaglyptograph, mid 19th century
NPG D39598

Bombardment Extraordinary, or Achilles versus Punch, by John ('HB') Doyle, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D40974

Bombardment Extraordinary, or Achilles versus Punch

by John ('HB') Doyle, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 20 January 1830
NPG D40974

Writing the K-g's Speech (Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington; Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt), by John ('HB') Doyle, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D40978

Writing the K-g's Speech (Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington; Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt)

by John ('HB') Doyle, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 1 February 1830
NPG D40978

New Police Activity, by John ('HB') Doyle, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D40980

New Police Activity

by John ('HB') Doyle, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 8 February 1830
NPG D40980

A Wild Elephant led Between Two Tame Ones, by John ('HB') Doyle, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D40982

A Wild Elephant led Between Two Tame Ones

by John ('HB') Doyle, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 16 February 1830
NPG D40982

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