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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury (1830-1903), Prime Minister

Sitter associated with 79 portraits
Conservative politician who was elected prime minister on three separate occasions: 1885–6, 1886–92 and 1895–1902. Salisbury entered the House of Commons in 1853 as MP for Stamford, Lincolnshire until he was raised to the peerage in 1868. He also served as Secretary of State for India under Disraeli (1874–8) and as Foreign Secretary (1878–80, 1887–92 and 1895–1900). He was a staunch imperialist and an opponent of reforms under liberal governments.

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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1870s
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1870s
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1873
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, 1873
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'Politicians - Conservative'

published by Hughes & Edmonds
albumen print, published 1876
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'Politicians - Conservative'

published by Hughes & Edmonds
albumen carte-de-visite, 1876
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'The European Conference at Constantinople'

by George Percival Baker
albumen cabinet card, 1876
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Walery
photodrawing on card mount, published July 1888
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Elliott & Fry
chlorobromide print on cream card mount, 1893
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond
stipple engraving, 1861 or after
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

published by The Graphic, after John Watkins
wood engraving, published 18 June 1870
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