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Henry Edward Manning (1808-1892), Roman Catholic Cardinal-Archbishop of Westminster
Sitter in 52 portraits
Ordained into the Church of England in 1832, but resigned his post in 1850 and entered the Roman Catholic Church the following year; became Archbishop of Westminster, and titular head of English Catholicism, in 1865. Made a cardinal in 1875, Manning was one of the great ecclesiastical statesman of the age.
by George Richmond
pen and ink, circa 1840-1845