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Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire

(1833-1908), Politician and Captain

Sitter in 55 portraits
Statesman; served under Gladstone but opposed Home Rule for Ireland and with Chamberlain founded Liberal Unionist Party. President of Council in Salisbury's second administration and under Balfour 1902-3.

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Gladstone's Cabinet of 1868, by Lowes Cato Dickinson - NPG 5116

Gladstone's Cabinet of 1868

by Lowes Cato Dickinson
oil on canvas, 1869-1874
NPG 5116

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire, by Carlo Pellegrini - NPG 4715

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire

by Carlo Pellegrini
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 27 March 1869
NPG 4715

The Lobby of the House of Commons, 1886, by Liborio Prosperi ('Lib') - NPG 5256

The Lobby of the House of Commons, 1886

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

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire, by Sir Leslie Ward - NPG 3191

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire

by Sir Leslie Ward
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 21 July 1888
NPG 3191

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2833

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1890s?
NPG 2833

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2834

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1890s?
NPG 2834

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG x8031

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x8031

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire, by John & Charles Watkins, published by  Mason & Co (Robert Hindry Mason) - NPG Ax8551

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire

by John & Charles Watkins, published by Mason & Co (Robert Hindry Mason)
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax8551

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x8029

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1873
NPG x8029

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x8030

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1873
NPG x8030

'Politicians - Liberals', published by Hughes & Edmonds - NPG Ax132898

'Politicians - Liberals'

published by Hughes & Edmonds
albumen print, published 1876
NPG Ax132898

'Politicians - Liberals', by Hughes & Edmonds - NPG x197425

'Politicians - Liberals'

by Hughes & Edmonds
albumen cabinet card, 1876
NPG x197425

The Liberal Cabinet, 1880, by Unknown photographer - NPG x5984

The Liberal Cabinet, 1880

by Unknown photographer
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1880
NPG x5984

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