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Sir William Vernon Harcourt (1827-1904), Lawyer, journalist and politician, MP, Home Secretary and Chancellor of the Exchequer

Sitter in 47 portraits
Statesman; one of the great Liberal politicians of the later Victorian period, Harcourt served in Gladstone's successive administrations as Home Secretary and, later, Chancellor of the Exchequer.

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P171(27)

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

attributed to Sir Anthony Coningham Sterling
salt print, late 1840s
NPG P171(27)

3390

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3390

3391

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3391

3392

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3392

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

2307

Debate on the Indian Council Cotton Duties

by Sydney Prior Hall
pencil, published in The Graphic 2 March 1895
NPG 2307

1461

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Waldo Story
plaster cast of bust, 1899
NPG 1461

2844

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, early 1900s
NPG 2844

2841

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, early 1900s
NPG 2841

2842

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, early 1900s
NPG 2842

2843

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, early 1900s
NPG 2843

2845

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, early 1900s
NPG 2845

6212

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Sir Arthur Stockdale Cope
oil on canvas, 1904
NPG 6212

Ax21857

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

possibly by John Watkins
albumen print, 1860s
NPG Ax21857

Ax8560

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax8560

x135099

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Raphael Tuck & Sons, possibly after John Watkins
chromolithograph, mid-late 1880s (1860s)
NPG x135099

x17016

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Frederick Tancock Palmer
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG x17016