Charles Long, 1st Baron Farnborough

1 portrait on display in Room 20 at the National Portrait Gallery

Charles Long, 1st Baron Farnborough, by Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey, 1820 - NPG 2090 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Charles Long, 1st Baron Farnborough

by Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey
marble bust, 1820
29 1/2 in. (749 mm) high
Purchased, 1925
Primary Collection
NPG 2090


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  • Charles Long, 1st Baron Farnborough (1760-1838), Paymaster General, Chief Secretary for Ireland; MP for Rye, Midhurst, Wendover and Haslemere; art connoisseur. Sitter in 10 portraits.

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Commissioned by Farnborough's father-in-law, Sir Abraham Hume, for £120.

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