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Henry Addington, 1st Viscount Sidmouth (1757-1844), Prime Minister

Sitter associated with 66 portraits
Addington was invited to be Prime Minister in 1801, when William Pitt resigned after the King refused to grant Catholic MPs the right to sit in Parliament. Known for his reactionary politics, Addington was opposed to the abolition of slavery and Catholic emancipation.

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D41678

Henry Addington, 1st Viscount Sidmouth

by Robert Dunkarton, published by and after John Singleton Copley
mezzotint, published July 1799
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D41679

Henry Addington, 1st Viscount Sidmouth

by James Parker, published by John Boydell, and published by Josiah Boydell, after Sir William Beechey
line engraving, published 4 April 1803
NPG D41679

D15569

Henry Addington, 1st Viscount Sidmouth

by James Parker, published by John Boydell, and published by Josiah Boydell, after Sir William Beechey
line engraving, published 4 April 1803
NPG D15569

D41680

Henry Addington, 1st Viscount Sidmouth

by Samuel Cousins, by and published by Samuel William Reynolds, after Thomas Clement Thompson
mezzotint, published September 1823 (circa 1822)
NPG D41680

D41681

Henry Addington, 1st Viscount Sidmouth

by Samuel Cousins, by and published by Samuel William Reynolds, after Thomas Clement Thompson
mezzotint, published September 1823 (circa 1822)
NPG D41681

D38493

The Nelson Touch (Henry Addington, 1st Viscount Sidmouth; Horatio Nelson)

after Arthur David McCormick
colour relief halftone, published 23 November 1938
NPG D38493