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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury (1830-1903), Prime Minister

Sitter associated with 76 portraits
Prime Minister; became conservative MP, 1853; vigorous opponent of reforms under liberal governments; secretary for India under Disraeli, 1874-8 and a staunch imperialist; both Prime Minister and foreign secretary in his three administrations, 1885-6, 1886-92, and 1895-1902, relinquishing the latter post in 1900 but continuing as premier.

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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
oil on canvas, 1883
On display in Room 22 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3242

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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Sir Leslie Ward
watercolour, related to drawing published in Vanity Fair 20 December 1900
NPG 5004

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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, early 1900s
NPG 2861

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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, early 1900s
NPG 2862

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Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pencil, chalk and wash, early 1900s
NPG 2873