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'The Abolition of the Slave Trade' (The Anti-Slavery Society Convention, 1840)

5 of 5 portraits of Sir Edward Baines

'The Abolition of the Slave Trade' (The Anti-Slavery Society Convention, 1840)

by John Alfred Vinter, after Benjamin Robert Haydon
lithograph, circa 1846-1864 (1841)
22 1/8 in. x 30 1/4 in. (562 mm x 767 mm) paper size
Reference Collection
NPG D32033


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Artistsback to top

  • Benjamin Robert Haydon (1786-1846), History painter and diarist. Artist associated with 34 portraits, Sitter in 10 portraits.
  • John Alfred Vinter (1828?-1905), Portrait painter and printmaker. Artist associated with 21 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.

Sittersback to top

  • Professor Adam (active 1840), American slavery abolitionist. Sitter associated with 6 portraits.
  • Edward Adey (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • George William Alexander (1802-1890), Treasurer of the British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Richard Allen (1787-1873), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Stafford Allen (1806-1889), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Allen (1770-1843), Chemist and philanthropist. Sitter in 9 portraits.
  • Sir Edward Baines (1800-1890), Journalist, politician; MP for Leeds and educationist. Sitter in 5 portraits.
  • Edward Baldwin (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Saxe Bannister (1790-1877), Pamphleteer. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Edward Barrett (active 1840), Emancipated slave and slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Richard Barrett (1784-1855), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Isaac Bass (1782-1855), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Abraham Beaumont (1782-1848), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • John Beaumont (1788-1862), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Mrs John Beaumont (1790-1853), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Beaumont (1790-1869), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Henry Beckford (active 1840), Emancipated slave and slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • George Bennett (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Bevan (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Thomas Binney (Benny) (1798-1874), Nonconformist divine. Sitter in 13 portraits.
  • James Gillespie Birney (1792-1857), American slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • John Birt (active 1840), American slavery abolitionist. Sitter associated with 5 portraits.
  • Jonathan Blackhouse (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • W.T. Blair (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Boultbee (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Samuel Bowly (1802-1884), Quaker and anti-slavery agitator. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Sir John Bowring (1792-1872), Political economist, traveller and the 4th Governor of Hong Kong. Sitter associated with 18 portraits.
  • George Bradburn (active 1840), American slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Brock (1807-1875), Dissenting divine. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Anne Isabella, Lady Byron (1792-1860), Wife of Lord Byron. Sitter in 7 portraits.
  • Thomas Bulley (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • John Burnet (1789-1862), Pastor of Mansion House Chapel, Camberwell; slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 5 portraits.
  • Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton, 1st Bt (1786-1845), Philanthropist. Sitter in 13 portraits.
  • Tapper Cadbury (1768-1860), Birmingham manufacturer and slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • James Carlile (1784-1854), Divine. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Peter Clare (1781-1851), Slavery abolitionist; secretary of the Literary and Philosophical Society of Manchester. Sitter in 6 portraits.
  • Mary Clarkson (active 1840), Daughter-in-law of Thomas Clarkson. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Thomas Clarkson (1760-1846), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 11 portraits.
  • Thomas Clarkson (active 1840), Grandson of Thomas Clarkson. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Nathaniel Colver (active 1840), American slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Josiah Conder (1789-1855), Bookseller. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Joseph Cooper (1800-1881), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Francis Augustus Cox (1783-1853), Baptist preacher. Sitter in 5 portraits.
  • Isaac Crewdson (1780-1844), Writer. Sitter in 5 portraits.
  • John Cropper (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Dawes (active 1840), American slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • James Dean (active 1840), American slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Dillworth (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Joseph Eaton (1793-1858), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • John Ellis (1789-1862), Railway promoter. Sitter in 5 portraits.
  • William Fairbank (1771-1846), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Josiah Forster (1782-1870), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Robert Forster (1792-1871), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Forster (1784-1854), Quaker philanthropist and minister. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Samuel Fox (1781-1868), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Eton Galusha (active 1840), American Baptist minister and slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • B. Godwin (active 1840), Baptist preacher and slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Robert Kaye Greville (1794-1866), Botanist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Cyrus Pitt Grosvenor (active 1840), American slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Samuel Gurney (1786-1856), Philanthropist; known as 'The Banker's Banker'. Sitter in 8 portraits.
  • George Head Head (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • John Howard Hinton (1791-1873), Baptist minister. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Isaac Hodgson (1783-1847), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • M.M. Isambert (active 1840), French slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • John Angell James (1785-1859), Independent minister. Sitter in 7 portraits.
  • William James (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Sir John Jeremie (1795-1841), Colonial judge. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • J.H. Johnson (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Kay (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • John Keep (active 1840), American slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Joseph Ketley (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Knibb (1803-1845), Missionary and slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 6 portraits.
  • Ann Knight (1792-1868), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Leatham (1783-1842), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • L.C. Lecesne (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • C. Edwards Lester (active 1840), American slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • M. L'Instant (active 1840), Haitian slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Samuel Lucas (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Stephen Lushington (1782-1873), Judge. Sitter in 17 portraits.
  • T.M. McDonnell (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Richard Robert Madden (1798-1886), Writer. Sitter in 5 portraits.
  • Joseph Marriage (1807-1884), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Jonathan Miller (active 1840), American slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Constantine Richard Moorsom (1792-1861), Vice-Admiral. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Thomas Morgan (active 1840). Sitter in 5 portraits.
  • William Morgan (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • John Morrison (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • James Mott (active 1840), American slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Lucretia Mott (1793-1880), American slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Dr Murch (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • John T. Norton (active 1840), American slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Daniel O'Connell (1775-1847), Irish politician; MP for several constituencies. Sitter associated with 203 portraits.
  • Amelia Opie (1769-1853), Novelist and poet; second wife of John Opie. Sitter in 7 portraits, Artist associated with 1 portrait.
  • Elizabeth Pease (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Joseph Pease (1772-1846), Reformer. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Richard Peek (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Wendell Phillips (1811-1884), American slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Thomas Pinches (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Jacob Post (1774-1855), Quaker. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Samuel J. Prescod (active 1840), Barbadian slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Thomas Price (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • G.K. Prince (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Richard Rathbone (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Mrs Rawson (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Joseph Reynolds (1769-1859), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Joseph Sams (1784-1860), Orientalist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Thomas Scales (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • John Scoble (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Smeal (1792-1877), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Edward Smith (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Joseph Soul (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • George Stacey (1787-1857), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Henry B. Stanton (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Edward Steane (1798-1882), Baptist minister and slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 5 portraits.
  • John Steer (1780-1856), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Henry Sterry (1803-1869), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Richard Sterry (1785-1865), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Charles Stovel (active 1840), Baptist minister and slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Charles Stuart (active 1841), Jamaican slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • John Sturge (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Joseph Sturge (1793-1859), Quaker and philanthropist. Sitter associated with 8 portraits.
  • Thomas Swan (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Tatum (1783-1862), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Henry Taylor (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Taylor (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • George Thompson (1804-1878), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 8 portraits.
  • J. Harfield Tredgold (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Mrs Tredgold (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Henry Tuckett (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • David Turnbull (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Richard D. Webb (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Samuel Wheeler (1776-1858), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • James Whitehorne (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Sir John Eardley Eardley-Wilmot, 1st Bt (1783-1847), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • William Wilson (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • John Woodmark (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. Sitter in 4 portraits.

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