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Cecil John Rhodes (1853-1902), Imperialist, statesman in South Africa and mining entrepreneur

Sitter in 22 portraits
Imperialist and benefactor; shaped the economic and political development of South Africa; extended British influence into what is now Zimbabwe; compromised by the Jameson Raid, 1895, but remained enormously influential; endowed Rhodes scholarships.

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3404

Cecil John Rhodes

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3404

P1700(19c)

Cecil John Rhodes

by Elliott & Fry
albumen print, circa 1894
NPG P1700(19c)

2853

Cecil John Rhodes

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, circa 1896
NPG 2853

2854

Cecil John Rhodes

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, circa 1896
NPG 2854

1407

Cecil John Rhodes

by George Frederic Watts
oil on canvas, 1898
On display in Room 26 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1407

P1700(43)

Encaenia at the University of Oxford

by Unknown photographer
printing-out paper print, 21 June 1899
NPG P1700(43)

4151

Cecil John Rhodes

by Sydney March
bronze bust, 1901
NPG 4151

1730

Cecil John Rhodes

by John Tweed
plaster cast of death-mask, after 1902
NPG 1730

2545

Cecil John Rhodes

by Henry Alfred Pegram
plaster cast of bust, after 1902
NPG 2545

x29184

Cecil John Rhodes

by Alexander Bassano
cabinet card, circa 1890
NPG x29184

x96622

Cecil John Rhodes

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, circa 1890
NPG x96622

x96623

Cecil John Rhodes

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, circa 1890
NPG x96623

x127477

Cecil John Rhodes

by Elliott & Fry
chlorobromide print on cream card mount, 1897
NPG x127477

x82150

Cecil John Rhodes

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate negative, 1897
NPG x82150

x12453

Cecil John Rhodes

by James Russell & Sons
albumen cabinet card, circa 1899
NPG x12453

x46639

Cecil John Rhodes

by James Russell & Sons
albumen cabinet card, circa 1899
NPG x46639

x136657

Cecil John Rhodes

by James Russell & Sons, published by Ogden's
cigarette card, circa 1899, published circa 1899-1907
NPG x136657

D23387

Cecil John Rhodes

after (Marion Margaret) Violet Manners (née Lindsay), Duchess of Rutland
lithograph, 1898
NPG D23387

D5806

Cecil John Rhodes

after (Marion Margaret) Violet Manners (née Lindsay), Duchess of Rutland
lithograph, 1898
NPG D5806

D32968

Cecil John Rhodes

published by William Heinemann, after Sir William Newzam Prior Nicholson
lithographic reproduction of a hand-coloured woodcut, published 1899 (1897)
NPG D32968

D39712

Cecil John Rhodes

after Sir (Samuel) Luke Fildes
photograph, 1955 or before (1899)
NPG D39712

D42820

Cecil John Rhodes

published by Charles Sheard, after Unknown artist
chromolithograph, 1899
NPG D42820