Bird Catching Extraordinary! (Thomas Wakley; John Arthur Roebuck; Joseph Hume, John Russell, 1st Earl Russell)

1 portrait of John Arthur Roebuck

Bird Catching Extraordinary! (Thomas Wakley; John Arthur Roebuck; Joseph Hume, John Russell, 1st Earl Russell), by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by  Alfred Ducôte, published by  Thomas McLean, published 1 July 1837 - NPG D41424 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Bird Catching Extraordinary! (Thomas Wakley; John Arthur Roebuck; Joseph Hume, John Russell, 1st Earl Russell)

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 1 July 1837
11 3/8 in. x 16 3/4 in. (289 mm x 427 mm) paper size
acquired Unknown source, 1900
Reference Collection
NPG D41424


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Sittersback to top

  • Joseph Hume (1777-1855), Doctor and radical politician; MP for several constituencies. Sitter associated with 72 portraits.
  • John Arthur Roebuck (1802-1879), Politician; MP for several constituencies. Sitter in 33 portraits.
  • John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878), Prime Minister and writer. Sitter associated with 225 portraits.
  • Thomas Wakley (1795-1862), Medical journalist and politician. Sitter in 10 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • John ('HB') Doyle (1797-1868), 'HB'; caricaturist. Artist associated with 700 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • Alfred Ducôte (active 1830-1840), Lithographer and lithographic printer. Artist associated with 434 portraits.
  • Thomas McLean (1788-1875), Publisher and dealer. Artist associated with 883 portraits.