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George Tierney (1761-1830), Politician; MP for several constituencies

Sitter associated with 48 portraits
An opponent of Pitt, with whom he fought a duel in 1798. Tierney was leader of the Whig opposition, 1812-21, and Master of the Mint under Canning in 1827.

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D13033

'The apples and the horse-turds; - or - Buonaparte among the golden pippins'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 24 February 1808
NPG D13033

D13115

'Phaeton alarm'd!'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, engraving and aquatint, published 22 March 1808
NPG D13115

D12922

'An old English-gentleman pester'd by servants wanting places'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 16 May 1809
NPG D12922

D13118

'Tentanda via est qua me quoque possim tollere humo'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, engraving and aquatint, published 8 August 1810
NPG D13118

D13351

George Tierney ('An Opposition Right Honorable')

by and published by Richard Dighton, reissued by Thomas McLean
hand-coloured etching, published 1827
NPG D13351

D21946

George Tierney

by Richard James Lane, printed by Charles Joseph Hullmandel, after William Henry Hunt
lithograph, 1830 (1821)
NPG D21946

D19248

George Tierney

by William Nutter, published by A.E. Evans & Son, after Lemuel Francis Abbott
stipple engraving, published circa 1857
NPG D19248

D39608

George Tierney

by William Nutter, published by W. Matthews, after Lemuel Francis Abbott
stipple engraving, published 7 May 1798
NPG D39608