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Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')

(1844-1925), Cartoonist and journalist

Sitter in 8 portraits
Artist associated with 135 portraits
Francis Carruthers Gould was born on 2 December 1844, in Barnstaple, Devon. After working in banking and stockbroking, his skill in caricature was recognised and from 1897 he gained regular employment as a political cartoonist. His caricatures were published in Truth, the Pall Mall Gazette (1897-3) and Westminster Gazette (1893-1914) where he became assistant editor. He also edited his own periodical Picture Politics (1894-1914).

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Herbert Spencer, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2601

Herbert Spencer

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 26 April 1879
NPG 2601

Florence O'Driscoll; Charles Bradlaugh, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2868

Florence O'Driscoll; Charles Bradlaugh

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pencil, circa 1889
NPG 2868

Charles Stewart Parnell, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2850

Charles Stewart Parnell

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, circa 1889
NPG 2850

Henry Lorton Bourke, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 3276

Henry Lorton Bourke

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 30 August 1890
NPG 3276

Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 3537

Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
watercolour
NPG 3537

Joe Chamberlain, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2829

Joe Chamberlain

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1890s or 1900s?
NPG 2829

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

John Dillon, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2872

John Dillon

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pencil, chalk and wash, 1890s or 1900s?
NPG 2872

John Dillon, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2835

John Dillon

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1890s or 1900s?
NPG 2835

Henry John Farmer-Atkinson, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 3536

Henry John Farmer-Atkinson

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
chalk
NPG 3536

Robert Bannatyne Finlay, 1st Viscount Finlay, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2836

Robert Bannatyne Finlay, 1st Viscount Finlay

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1890s or 1900s?
NPG 2836

Keir Hardie, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2846

Keir Hardie

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1890s?
NPG 2846

John Poyntz Spencer, 5th Earl Spencer, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2874

John Poyntz Spencer, 5th Earl Spencer

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pencil, 1890s?
NPG 2874

Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2858

Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1890s?
NPG 2858

Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2860

Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1890s?
NPG 2860

Edward White Benson; Frederick Temple, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2870

Edward White Benson; Frederick Temple

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pencil, chalk and wash, circa 1890-1896
NPG 2870

Edward White Benson; Frederick Temple, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2871

Edward White Benson; Frederick Temple

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pencil, chalk and wash, circa 1890-1896
NPG 2871

Cecil John Rhodes, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2853

Cecil John Rhodes

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, circa 1896
NPG 2853

Cecil John Rhodes, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2854

Cecil John Rhodes

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, circa 1896
NPG 2854

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