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William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne

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William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne, by John Partridge, 1844 - NPG 941 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne

by John Partridge
oil on canvas, 1844
50 in. x 40 in. (1270 mm x 1016 mm)
Given by George Howard, 9th Earl of Carlisle, 1893
Primary Collection
NPG 941


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  • John Partridge (1789-1872), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 41 portraits, Sitter in 3 portraits.

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This is closely related to Partridge's group portrait of 'The Fine Arts Commissioners', and is presumably a finished study for it.

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