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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, by William Holl Jr, after  George Richmond - NPG D20693

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond
stipple engraving, 1861 or after
NPG D20693

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, by William Holl Jr, after  George Richmond - NPG D40035

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond
stipple engraving, 1861 or after
NPG D40035

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 Maclure & Macdonald, after  London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG D40037

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Maclure & Macdonald, after London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
chromolithograph, published 3 March 1883
NPG D40037

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, by Thomas Oldham Barlow, after  Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG D40041

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Thomas Oldham Barlow, after Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
mezzotint, (1883)
NPG D40041

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, by Theodore Blake Wirgman, supplement to  The Graphic - NPG D40040

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Theodore Blake Wirgman, supplement to The Graphic
wood engraving, published 18 October 1884
NPG D40040

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, by Moritz Klinkicht, supplement to  Illustrated London News, after  R. Huthsferner - NPG D40042

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Moritz Klinkicht, supplement to Illustrated London News, after R. Huthsferner
wood engraving, published 21 August 1886
NPG D40042

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 D40036

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

after (Marion Margaret) Violet Manners (née Lindsay), Duchess of Rutland
lithograph, 1889
NPG D40036

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

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury speaking in the House of Lords, supplement to The Graphic, after  Sydney Prior Hall - NPG D40038

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury speaking in the House of Lords

supplement to The Graphic, after Sydney Prior Hall
chromolithograph, published 1894
NPG D40038

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, by Riddle & Couchman, supplement to  Illustrated London News, after  James Russell & Sons - NPG D40039

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Riddle & Couchman, supplement to Illustrated London News, after James Russell & Sons
chromolithograph, published 3 August 1895
NPG D40039

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