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John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

(1792-1878), Prime Minister and writer

Sitter in 240 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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A Sherriff's Sale, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41559

A Sherriff's Sale

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 6 February 1840
NPG D41559

A Scene from Faust (John Russell, 1st Earl Russell; Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt), by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41560

A Scene from Faust (John Russell, 1st Earl Russell; Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt)

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 26 February 1840
NPG D41560

Ulysses and the Syrens, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41562

Ulysses and the Syrens

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 3 March 1840
NPG D41562

Muscipula (Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt; John Russell, 1st Earl Russell; William Evans), by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41563

Muscipula (Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt; John Russell, 1st Earl Russell; William Evans)

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 14 March 1840
NPG D41563

Comus and the Lady, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41566

Comus and the Lady

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 9 April 1840
NPG D41566

Omnibus Race, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41567

Omnibus Race

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 9 April 1840
NPG D41567

Playing at Nine Pins, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41569

Playing at Nine Pins

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 1 May 1840
NPG D41569

Apollo and the Tuneful Nine, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41570

Apollo and the Tuneful Nine

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 1 May 1840
NPG D41570

Tam O'Shanter (Edward Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby; John Russell, 1st Earl Russell; Daniel O'Connell), by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41578

Tam O'Shanter (Edward Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby; John Russell, 1st Earl Russell; Daniel O'Connell)

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 1 July 1840
NPG D41578

New Game of Snap-Apple, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41580

New Game of Snap-Apple

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 1 July 1840
NPG D41580

Chess, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41581

Chess

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 6 August 1840
NPG D41581

Breaking up for the Vacation, by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41584

Breaking up for the Vacation

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 11 August 1840
NPG D41584

Vacation Amusements. (No.3.) Cricket. (A Long Innings)., by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41587

Vacation Amusements. (No.3.) Cricket. (A Long Innings).

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 5 October 1840
NPG D41587

Vacation Amusements. No.5. Angling., by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D41589

Vacation Amusements. No.5. Angling.

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 5 October 1840
NPG D41589

Stothard's admired picture of "The Procession of the Flitch of Bacon". Somewhat Metamorphosed!, by John ('HB') Doyle, published by  Thomas McLean, printed by  General Lithographic Establishment, after  Thomas Stothard - NPG D33637

Stothard's admired picture of "The Procession of the Flitch of Bacon". Somewhat Metamorphosed!

by John ('HB') Doyle, published by Thomas McLean, printed by General Lithographic Establishment, after Thomas Stothard
lithograph, published 11 February 1841
NPG D33637

Stothard's admired picture of "The Procession of the Flitch of Bacon". Somewhat Metamorphosed!, by John ('HB') Doyle, published by  Thomas McLean, printed by  General Lithographic Establishment, after  Thomas Stothard - NPG D41603

Stothard's admired picture of "The Procession of the Flitch of Bacon". Somewhat Metamorphosed!

by John ('HB') Doyle, published by Thomas McLean, printed by General Lithographic Establishment, after Thomas Stothard
lithograph, published 11 February 1841
NPG D41603

Start for the Great Westminster Trial Stakes!, by John ('HB') Doyle, published by  Thomas McLean, printed by  General Lithographic Establishment - NPG D41604

Start for the Great Westminster Trial Stakes!

by John ('HB') Doyle, published by Thomas McLean, printed by General Lithographic Establishment
lithograph, published 11 February 1841
NPG D41604

Nicholas Nickleby's Introduction to Squeers!, by John ('HB') Doyle, published by  Thomas McLean, printed by  General Lithographic Establishment - NPG D41605

Nicholas Nickleby's Introduction to Squeers!

by John ('HB') Doyle, published by Thomas McLean, printed by General Lithographic Establishment
lithograph, published 25 February 1841
NPG D41605

Cicero in Catilinam, by John ('HB') Doyle, published by  Thomas McLean, printed by  General Lithographic Establishment - NPG D41608

Cicero in Catilinam

by John ('HB') Doyle, published by Thomas McLean, printed by General Lithographic Establishment
lithograph, published 22 March 1841
NPG D41608

Scene from the Beggar's Opera (John Russell, 1st Earl Russell; Thomas Slingsby Duncombe; Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt), by John ('HB') Doyle, published by  Thomas McLean, printed by  General Lithographic Establishment - NPG D41610

Scene from the Beggar's Opera (John Russell, 1st Earl Russell; Thomas Slingsby Duncombe; Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt)

by John ('HB') Doyle, published by Thomas McLean, printed by General Lithographic Establishment
lithograph, published 14 April 1841
NPG D41610

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