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Queen Victoria

(1819-1901), Reigned 1837-1901

Sitter associated with 526 portraits
Artist associated with 5 portraits
Queen Victoria succeeded to the throne shortly after her eighteenth birthday in July 1837. She was daughter of the Duke of Kent, who was the fourth son of George III. Her reign was the second longest in British history, celebrating her Golden Jubilee in 1887 and Diamond Jubilee in 1897. She held great influence over the foreign and domestic policies of the governments she oversaw.

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Queen Victoria, after Ino I. Offord - NPG D33656

Queen Victoria

after Ino I. Offord
chromolithograph, published 1897
NPG D33656

Queen Victoria, by George William De Saulles, after  Sir Thomas Brock, after  William Wyon - NPG D36107

Queen Victoria

by George William De Saulles, after Sir Thomas Brock, after William Wyon
silver medal, 1897
NPG D36107

Queen Victoria ('"Her Majesty the Queen Empress 'A Cimiez. Promenade matinale.'"), by Jean Baptiste Guth ('GUTH') - NPG D44860

Queen Victoria ('"Her Majesty the Queen Empress 'A Cimiez. Promenade matinale.'")

by Jean Baptiste Guth ('GUTH')
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 17 June 1897
NPG D44860

Queen Victoria, after Sir William Newzam Prior Nicholson - NPG D768

Queen Victoria

after Sir William Newzam Prior Nicholson
coloured woodcut, (1897)
NPG D768

Queen Victoria, published by William Heinemann, after  Sir William Newzam Prior Nicholson - NPG D32962

Queen Victoria

published by William Heinemann, after Sir William Newzam Prior Nicholson
lithographic reproduction of a hand-coloured woodcut, published 1899 (1897)
NPG D32962

Queen Victoria, possibly after Heinrich von Angeli - NPG D33651

Queen Victoria

possibly after Heinrich von Angeli
etching, (circa 1899)
NPG D33651

Queen Victoria, published by William Heinemann, after  Sir William Newzam Prior Nicholson - NPG D33652

Queen Victoria

published by William Heinemann, after Sir William Newzam Prior Nicholson
lithographic reproduction of a hand-coloured woodcut, published 1899 (1897)
NPG D33652

Queen Victoria, published by William Heinemann, after  Sir William Newzam Prior Nicholson - NPG D33653

Queen Victoria

published by William Heinemann, after Sir William Newzam Prior Nicholson
lithographic reproduction of a hand-coloured woodcut, published 1899 (1897)
NPG D33653

Livingstone sees the Queen (Queen Victoria; David Livingstone), by Unknown artist, published by  The London Missionary Society - NPG D18404

Livingstone sees the Queen (Queen Victoria; David Livingstone)

by Unknown artist, published by The London Missionary Society
glass magic lantern slide, circa 1900
NPG D18404

Queen Victoria, after Solomon Joseph Solomon - NPG D33657

Queen Victoria

after Solomon Joseph Solomon
relief halftone, published 1901
NPG D33657

Queen Victoria, printed by Strand Engraving Company Ltd, published by  Illustrated London News, after  Jean Joseph Benjamin-Constant - NPG D42865

Queen Victoria

printed by Strand Engraving Company Ltd, published by Illustrated London News, after Jean Joseph Benjamin-Constant
relief halftone, published 11 May 1901
NPG D42865

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Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha; Queen Victoria

after a marble by William Theed the Younger
plaster cast of statue, 1868 (1863-1867)
On display in Room 21 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG L179

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The Victoria Memorial by Sir Thomas Brock

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
photogravure, 1911
NPG P1700(93)

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Queen Victoria

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, (1837)
NPG x95810

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Queen Victoria; Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 15 May 1860
NPG Ax26215

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Queen Victoria; Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen print, circa 1860
NPG x4193

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Queen Victoria

by Charles Clifford
albumen carte-de-visite, 14 November 1861
NPG Ax38285

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Queen Victoria

by Charles Clifford
albumen carte-de-visite, 14 November 1861
NPG x13852

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Queen Victoria

by Charles Clifford, published by Cundall, Downes & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, 14 November 1861
NPG x13851

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Queen Victoria; Princess Beatrice of Battenberg

by Ghémar Frères
albumen carte-de-visite, September 1862
NPG Ax9755

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