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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 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 Elliott & Fry
bromide print, 1893
NPG x91290

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Unknown photographer
albumen print
NPG Ax27715

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Unknown photographer
albumen carte-de-visite
NPG Ax38731

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Unknown photographer
woodburytype
NPG x22341

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

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

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

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

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

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

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

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

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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

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

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

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
glass lantern slide, circa 1892-1895
NPG D41934

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Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
glass lantern slide, circa 1892-1895
NPG D41935

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Arthur Balfour, Frederick Temple, Edward White Benson et al

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
glass lantern slide, circa 1892-1895
NPG D41949

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The Walrus and the Carpenter

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
glass lantern slide, circa 1892-1895
NPG D41956

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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

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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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Deputation to Lord Salisbury

possibly by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1899
NPG D6599

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