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Anthony Trollope (1815-1882), Novelist

Sitter associated with 26 portraits
Novelist. Trollope spent his working life as a post office official, for much of the time in Ireland, and claimed to be the inventor of the pillar-box. Best known for his 'Barsetshire' novels, including Barchester Towers, 1857, and for his political novels featuring the Pallisers; he was also the author of several accounts of his travels in the colonies on post office business.

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1680

Anthony Trollope

by Samuel Laurence
oil on canvas, circa 1864
NPG 1680

P214

Anthony Trollope

by Julia Margaret Cameron
albumen print, 1864
NPG P214

3915

Anthony Trollope

by Sir Leslie Ward
watercolour, study for drawing published in Vanity Fair 5 April 1873
NPG 3915

x12824

Anthony Trollope

by and after (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, late 1850s-early 1860s
NPG x12824

Ax18372

Anthony Trollope

after (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax18372

x12819

Anthony Trollope

by Marcus Ward & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x12819

x32949

Anthony Trollope

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x32949

x12817

Anthony Trollope

published by Ashford Brothers & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x12817

Ax7541

Anthony Trollope

by Adolphe Naudin
albumen carte-de-visite, 1865
NPG Ax7541

x197173

Anthony Trollope

by Adolphe Naudin
albumen carte-de-visite, 1865
NPG x197173

x12818

Anthony Trollope

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, late 1860s
NPG x12818

x197174

Anthony Trollope

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, late 1860s
NPG x197174

Ax17828

Anthony Trollope

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG Ax17828

Ax18230

Anthony Trollope

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG Ax18230

x12820

Anthony Trollope

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG x12820

x75762

Anthony Trollope

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG x75762

x134140

Anthony Trollope

by Window & Grove
albumen carte-de-visite, mid-late 1870s
NPG x134140

x197419

Anthony Trollope

by Elliott & Fry
albumen print, circa 1875
NPG x197419

Ax132899

Authors and Novelists

published by Hughes & Edmonds
albumen print, published 1876
NPG Ax132899

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