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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

published by The Graphic, after John Watkins
wood engraving, published 18 June 1870
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

after (Marion Margaret) Violet Manners (née Lindsay), Duchess of Rutland
lithograph, 1889
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

after (Marion Margaret) Violet Manners (née Lindsay), Duchess of Rutland
lithograph, 1889
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
woodburytype
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Lock & Whitfield, published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington
woodburytype, published 1877
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, 1880s
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1883
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1883
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1883
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1883
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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1883
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