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Liberal politicians


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Charles Tennyson d'Eyncourt

Charles Tennyson d'Eyncourt

1784-1861
Politician; MP for Stamford and Lambeth
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir James Alexander Lawson Duncan, 1st Bt

Sir James Alexander Lawson Duncan, 1st Bt

1899-1974
Politician; Chairman of the National Liberal Party
Sitter in 3 portraits
Thomas Slingsby Duncombe

Thomas Slingsby Duncombe

1796-1861
Radical politician; MP for Hertford and Finsbury
Sitter in 12 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Sir William Dunn, 1st Bt

1833-1912
Alderman, merchant, philanthropist and Liberal politician; MP for Paisley
Sitter in 8 portraits
Peter Esslemont

Peter Esslemont

1834-1894
Merchant and Liberal politician; MP for East Aberdeenshire
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ralph Etwall

Ralph Etwall

1804-1882
Politician; MP for Andover
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Samuel Thomas Evans

Sir Samuel Thomas Evans

1859-1918
Barrister, judge and Liberal politician; MP for Glamorgan Mid
Sitter in 2 portraits
William Ewart

William Ewart

1798-1869
Reformer and Liberal politician; MP for Liverpool and Dumfries Burghs
Sitter in 3 portraits
George Faithfull

George Faithfull

1790-1863
Solicitor and politician; MP for Brighton
Sitter in 1 portrait
Lucius Bentinck Cary, 10th Viscount Falkland

Lucius Bentinck Cary, 10th Viscount Falkland

1803-1884
Colonial administrator and Liberal politician
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir William Feilden, 1st Bt

Sir William Feilden, 1st Bt

1772-1859
Politician; MP for Blackburn
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Thomas Davis Fenby

1875-1956
Blacksmith and Liberal politician; MP for East Bradford
Sitter in 3 portraits
Francis William Fitzhardinge Berkeley, 2nd Baron Fitzhardinge

Francis William Fitzhardinge Berkeley, 2nd Baron Fitzhardinge

1826-1896
Huntmaster, captain, antiquarian and Liberal politician; MP for Cheltenham
Sitter in 1 portrait
Archibald Williamson, 1st Baron Forres

Archibald Williamson, 1st Baron Forres

1860-1931
Liberal politician and merchant
Sitter in 8 portraits
William Edward Forster

William Edward Forster

1818-1886
Industrialist, philanthropist and Liberal politician; MP for Bradford; son of William Forster
Sitter in 23 portraits
Hugh Fortescue, 4th Earl Fortescue

Hugh Fortescue, 4th Earl Fortescue

1854-1932
Sportsman and Liberal politician; MP for Tiverton and Tavistock
Sitter in 10 portraits
Sir Michael Foster

Sir Michael Foster

1836-1907
Physiologist, university lecturer and Liberal politician; MP for London University
Sitter in 11 portraits
William Johnson Fox

William Johnson Fox

1786-1864
Religious and political orator, journalist and Liberal politician; MP for Oldham
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Clement Raphael Freud

Sir Clement Raphael Freud

1924-2009
Writer, journalist and politician
Sitter in 6 portraits
Sir Theodore Fry, 1st Bt

Sir Theodore Fry, 1st Bt

1836-1912
Businessman and Liberal politician; MP for Darlington
Sitter in 1 portrait

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