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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

(1830-1903), Prime Minister

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

Sitter associated with 81 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 Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, published by The Graphic, after  John Watkins - NPG D21121

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

published by The Graphic, after John Watkins
wood engraving, published 18 June 1870
NPG D21121

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, by Faustin Betbeder ('Faustin') - NPG D23035

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Faustin Betbeder ('Faustin')
chromolithograph, 1874
NPG D23035

"Purse, Pussy, Piety and Prevarication", by Théobald Chartran ('T') - NPG D44074

"Purse, Pussy, Piety and Prevarication"

by Théobald Chartran ('T')
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 5 July 1882
NPG D44074

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, after (Marion Margaret) Violet Manners (née Lindsay), Duchess of Rutland - NPG D23353

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

after (Marion Margaret) Violet Manners (née Lindsay), Duchess of Rutland
lithograph, 1889
NPG D23353

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, after (Marion Margaret) Violet Manners (née Lindsay), Duchess of Rutland - NPG D5893

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

after (Marion Margaret) Violet Manners (née Lindsay), Duchess of Rutland
lithograph, 1889
NPG D5893

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by James Russell & Sons
carbon print
NPG Ax15946

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by James Russell & Sons
carbon print
NPG Ax15968

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by James Russell & Sons
carbon print
NPG Ax16098

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by James Russell & Sons
woodburytype
NPG x22340

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by James Russell & Sons
carbon print
NPG x22342

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
woodburytype
NPG Ax27780

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, 1880s
NPG x9068

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1883
NPG x96132

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1883
NPG x96133

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1883
NPG x96134

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1883
NPG x96135

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1883
NPG x96136

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by York & Son
lantern slide, 1890s
NPG x3671

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