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John Bright (1811-1889), Statesman and orator

Sitter associated with 89 portraits
Radical statesman and orator; managed family mills before entering public life in the 1830s; with Cobden led the agitation for the repeal of the Corn Laws. An active political, social and economic reformer, Bright served in several ministries: one of the most important and influential political figures of the age.

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3808

John Bright

by Frederick Sargent
pencil, 1860s or 1870s?
NPG 3808

5116

Gladstone's Cabinet of 1868

by Lowes Cato Dickinson
oil on canvas, 1869-1874
On display at Palace of Westminster, London
NPG 5116

817

John Bright

by Walter William Ouless
oil on canvas, 1879
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 817

P862

John Bright

by Rupert Potter
carbon print, September 1879
On display in Room 28 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG P862

3345

John Bright

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3345

6251(8)

John Bright

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink
NPG 6251(8)

868

John Bright

by Sir Joseph Edgar Boehm, 1st Bt
plaster cast of bust, 1881
On display in Room 21 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 868

5256

The Lobby of the House of Commons, 1886

by Liborio ('Lib') Prosperi
oil on canvas, published in Vanity Fair Christmas Supplement 1886
On display in Room 25 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5256

2332

Charles Bradlaugh; John Bright

by Sydney Prior Hall
pencil, circa 1887
NPG 2332

x46994

John Bright

by Maujean
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG x46994

Ax8538

John Bright

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax8538

x134612

John Bright; Richard Cobden

by Maujean
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1860
NPG x134612

x4316

John Bright

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1861
NPG x4316

x4317

John Bright

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1861
NPG x4317

x4322

John Bright

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall, published by A. Marion & Co
albumen print, 1861
NPG x4322

x6056

John Bright

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1861
NPG x6056

x38976

John Bright

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1862
NPG x38976