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John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878), Prime Minister and writer

Sitter associated with 224 portraits
As a Member of Parliament for the Whig party from 1813, Lord John Russell's efforts to reform Parliament contributed to the introduction of the Reform Act in 1832. Prime Minister 1846-52 and 1865-6 and Foreign Secretary 1859-65, he exemplified the Whig doctrines of civil rights, toleration of dissent and respect for education.

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D41618

Steering between Scylla and Charybdis

by John Doyle, published by Thomas McLean, printed by General Lithographic Establishment
lithograph, published 19 May 1841
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D1396

The House of Commons, 1860

by Thomas Oldham Barlow, after John Phillip
mezzotint, 1863 or after
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x15127

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by Caldesi, Blanford & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
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x15129

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by Caldesi, Blanford & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
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x15132

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1861
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x15137

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1861
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Ax7290

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall, published by A. Marion & Co
albumen print on photographer's mount, 1861
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Ax129008

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen print, 1861
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x197158

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1862
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Ax68159

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by William Walker & Sons
albumen carte-de-visite, 1863
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Ax68163

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by William Walker & Sons
albumen carte-de-visite, 1863
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Ax15862

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

printed and published by William Walker
albumen print, 1863; published 1865
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D39926

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by Unknown artist
lithograph, early 19th century
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D39923

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, published by William Bernard Cooke, after Joseph Slater
stipple engraving, published June 1825
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D39922

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by Benjamin Robert Haydon, printed by Charles Joseph Hullmandel, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 1 June 1833
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D41326

The Fisherman and the Genius (John Russell, 1st Earl Russell; Daniel O'Connell)

by John Doyle, printed by Ducote & Stephens, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 16 May 1835
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D39924

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by James Bromley, published by Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co, published by Hodgson & Graves, after Sir George Hayter
mezzotint, published August 1836
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D39925

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by Emile Desmaisons, printed by Lemercier Bernard et Cie, published by A.H. & C.E. Baily
lithograph, 20 May 1842
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D16095

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by D.J. Pound, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
line engraving, circa 1842-1877
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D39927

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

by Samuel Bellin, printed by Brooker & Harrison, published by George Routledge, after Thomas Heathfield Carrick
mezzotint, published 15 August 1844
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