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Liberal politicians


257 People in group

Ernest Augustus Charles Brudenell-Bruce, 3rd Marquess of Ailesbury

Ernest Augustus Charles Brudenell-Bruce, 3rd Marquess of Ailesbury

1811-1886
Courtier and politician: MP for Marlborough
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir John Stirling Ainsworth, 1st Bt

Sir John Stirling Ainsworth, 1st Bt

1844-1923
Industrialist, banker and Liberal politician; MP for Argyllshire
Sitter in 1 portrait
Robert Munro, 1st Baron Alness

Robert Munro, 1st Baron Alness

1868-1955
Judge and Liberal politician; Secretary for Scotland
Sitter in 20 portraits
David Patrick Alton, Baron Alton of Liverpool

David Patrick Alton, Baron Alton of Liverpool

1951-
Politician; Liberal Chief Whip
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir William Amcotts-Ingilby, 2nd Bt

Sir William Amcotts-Ingilby, 2nd Bt

1784-1854
Liberal politician; MP for Lincolnshire
Sitter in 4 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Hon. Augustus Henry Archibald

1835-1877
Second son of 1st Earl of Lichfield; Major and Liberal politician
Sitter in 1 portrait
George Armitstead, 1st Baron Armitstead

George Armitstead, 1st Baron Armitstead

1824-1915
Businessman and Liberal politician
Sitter in 1 portrait
(Helen) Violet Bonham Carter (née Asquith), Baroness Asquith of Yarnbury

(Helen) Violet Bonham Carter (née Asquith), Baroness Asquith of Yarnbury

1887-1969
President of the Liberal Party Organisation; wife of Sir Maurice Bonham Carter; daughter of Herbert Asquith
Sitter associated with 31 portraits
Eric Reginald Lubbock, 4th Baron Avebury

Eric Reginald Lubbock, 4th Baron Avebury

1928-2016
Human rights campaigner and Liberal politician; MP for Orpington
Sitter in 2 portraits
Acton Smee Ayrton

Acton Smee Ayrton

1816-1886
Barrister and Liberal politician; MP for Tower Hamlets
Sitter in 7 portraits
Jabez Spencer Balfour

Jabez Spencer Balfour

1843-1916
Liberal politician; MP for Tamworth and Burnley
Sitter in 2 portraits
Robert Noton Barclay

Robert Noton Barclay

1872-1957
Lord Mayor of Manchester, shipping merchant, banker and Liberal politician; MP for Manchester
Sitter in 2 portraits
Anna Maria Heywood (née Denman), Lady Barlow

Anna Maria Heywood (née Denman), Lady Barlow

1873-1965
Liberal politician and welfare reformer; wife of Sir John Emmott Barlow; sister of 3rd Baron Denman
Sitter in 3 portraits
Hamar Alfred Bass

Hamar Alfred Bass

1842-1898
Brewer, racehorse owner and Liberal politician; MP for Tamworth and Staffordshire West
Sitter in 1 portrait
Cyril Flower, 1st Baron Battersea

Cyril Flower, 1st Baron Battersea

1843-1907
Liberal politician and patron of art
Sitter in 9 portraits | Artist associated with 116 portraits
Sir Thomas Bazley, 1st Bt

Sir Thomas Bazley, 1st Bt

1797-1885
Cotton manufacturer and Liberal politician; MP for Manchester
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir Charles Richard Blunt, 4th Bt

Sir Charles Richard Blunt, 4th Bt

1775-1840
Liberal politician; MP for Lewes and served with the East India Company and Bengal Civil Service
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Thomas Henry Bolton

Thomas Henry Bolton

1841-1916
Solicitor, amateur actor and Liberal politician; MP for St Pancras North
Sitter in 1 portrait
Edgar Alfred Bowring

Edgar Alfred Bowring

1826-1911
Translator, civil servant and Liberal politician
Sitter in 1 portrait
Edward Hugessen Knatchbull-Hugessen, 1st Baron Brabourne

Edward Hugessen Knatchbull-Hugessen, 1st Baron Brabourne

1829-1893
Children's story writer and Liberal politician; MP for Sandwich
Sitter in 4 portraits
Henry Arthur Brassey

Henry Arthur Brassey

1840-1891
Liberal politician; MP for Sandwich
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gavin Campbell, 1st Marquess of Breadalbane

Gavin Campbell, 1st Marquess of Breadalbane

1851-1922
Lord Lieutenant; Liberal Politician
Sitter in 5 portraits
Joseph Brotherton

Joseph Brotherton

1783-1857
Bible Christian minister, parliamentary reformer and Liberal politician; MP for Salford
Sitter in 3 portraits
Lord Charles William Brudenell-Bruce

Lord Charles William Brudenell-Bruce

1834-1897
Soldier, courtier and Liberal politician; MP for North Wiltshire and Marlborough
Sitter in 1 portrait
James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce

James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce

1838-1922
Jurist, historian and Liberal politician; MP for Tower Hamlets and Aberdeen South
Sitter in 15 portraits
Edward Brydges-Willyams

Edward Brydges-Willyams

1834-1916
High Sheriff of Cornwall and Liberal politician; MP for Truro and East Cornwall
Sitter in 1 portrait
Herbert Colstoun Gardner, 1st Baron Burghclere

Herbert Colstoun Gardner, 1st Baron Burghclere

1846-1921
President of the Board of Agriculture, amateur actor and Liberal politician; MP for Saffron Walden
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Elliott Burns

John Elliott Burns

1858-1943
Trade unionist and Liberal politician; MP for Battersea
Sitter in 30 portraits
Michael Arthur Bass, 1st Baron Burton

Michael Arthur Bass, 1st Baron Burton

1837-1909
Brewer, philanthropist, art collector and politician; Liberal MP for Stafford
Sitter in 3 portraits
Francis William Buxton

Francis William Buxton

1847-1911
Barrister and Liberal politician; MP for Andover
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charles Frank Byers, Baron Byers

Charles Frank Byers, Baron Byers

1915-1984
Politician; Leader of the Liberal party in the House of Lords
Sitter in 8 portraits
Vince Cable

Vince Cable

1943-
Politician; Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Charles Cameron, 1st Bt

Sir Charles Cameron, 1st Bt

1841-1924
Newspaper editor and Liberal politician; MP for Glasgow
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman

Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman

1836-1908
Prime Minister
Sitter in 29 portraits
Robert Adam Philips Haldane Haldane-Duncan, 3rd Earl of Camperdown

Robert Adam Philips Haldane Haldane-Duncan, 3rd Earl of Camperdown

1841-1918
Landowner and Liberal politician
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charles James Stanley Howard, 10th Earl of Carlisle

Charles James Stanley Howard, 10th Earl of Carlisle

1867-1912
Captain in the Second Boer War and politician; MP for Birmingham South
Sitter associated with 6 portraits
William Cornwallis Cartwright

William Cornwallis Cartwright

1825-1915
Art collector, author and Liberal politician; MP for Oxfordshire
Sitter in 1 portrait
Frederick Edward Gould Lambart, 9th Earl of Cavan

Frederick Edward Gould Lambart, 9th Earl of Cavan

1839-1900
Liberal politician; MP for South Somerset
Sitter in 1 portrait
Edward Stillingfleet Cayley

Edward Stillingfleet Cayley

1802-1862
Liberal politician; MP for North Riding of Yorkshire
Sitter in 1 portrait
Montagu Chambers

Montagu Chambers

1800-1885
Queen's Counsel, lawyer and Liberal politician; MP for Greenwich
Sitter in 1 portrait
Godfrey Rathbone Benson, 1st Baron Charnwood

Godfrey Rathbone Benson, 1st Baron Charnwood

1864-1945
Liberal politician and writer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Charles Compton Cavendish, 1st Baron Chesham

Charles Compton Cavendish, 1st Baron Chesham

1793-1863
Liberal politician; MP for East Sussex and Buckinghamshire
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir William Clay, 1st Bt

Sir William Clay, 1st Bt

1791-1869
Liberal politician; MP for Tower Hamlets
Sitter in 2 portraits
Nick Clegg

Nick Clegg

1967-
Deputy Prime Minister
Sitter in 2 portraits
Charles George Lyttelton, 8th Viscount Cobham

Charles George Lyttelton, 8th Viscount Cobham

1842-1922
Cricketer and Liberal politician; MP for East Worcestershire; Trustee of the National Portrait Gallery
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Stephen Collins

Sir Stephen Collins

1847-1925
Liberal politician; MP for Lambeth
Sitter in 4 portraits
Charles Cecil Cotes

Charles Cecil Cotes

1846-1898
Liberal politician; MP for Shrewsbury
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Horace Evelyn Crawfurd

1882-1958
Major and Liberal politician; MP Walthamstow West
Sitter in 6 portraits
Robert Offley Ashburton Crewe-Milnes, 1st Marquess of Crewe

Robert Offley Ashburton Crewe-Milnes, 1st Marquess of Crewe

1858-1945
Leader of the Liberal Party and writer
Sitter in 22 portraits
Robert Dalglish

Robert Dalglish

1808-1880
Liberal politician; MP for Glasgow
Sitter in 3 portraits
Fox Maule-Ramsay, 2nd Baron Panmure and 11th Earl of Dalhousie

Fox Maule-Ramsay, 2nd Baron Panmure and 11th Earl of Dalhousie

1801-1874
Army officer and Liberal politician; MP for Perth and Elgin Burghs
Sitter in 8 portraits
John William Maule Ramsay 13th Earl of Dalhousie

John William Maule Ramsay 13th Earl of Dalhousie

1847-1887
Sailor and Liberal politician; MP for Liverpool
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir George Henry Dashwood, 5th Bt

Sir George Henry Dashwood, 5th Bt

1790-1862
Politician; MP for Buckinghamshire and Wycombe
Sitter in 1 portrait
Clement Edward Davies

Clement Edward Davies

1884-1962
Lawyer; MP for Montgomeryshire (1929-1959); leader of the Liberal Party (1945-1956)
Sitter in 20 portraits
James Delahunty

James Delahunty

1808-1885
Liberal politician; MP for Waterford
Sitter in 2 portraits
William Ponsonby, 1st Baron de Mauley

William Ponsonby, 1st Baron de Mauley

1787-1855
Politician; MP for Dorset
Sitter in 2 portraits
George Denman

George Denman

1819-1896
Barrister, High Court judge, rower and Liberal politician; MP for Tiverton
Sitter in 6 portraits
George Harcourt Johnstone, 3rd Baron Derwent

George Harcourt Johnstone, 3rd Baron Derwent

1899-1949
Author, diplomat and liberal politician
Sitter in 9 portraits
William Henry Grenfell, Baron Desborough

William Henry Grenfell, Baron Desborough

1855-1945
Fencer, rower and Liberal politician; MP for Salisbury and Wycombe
Sitter in 18 portraits
Hudson Ewbanke Kearley, 1st Viscount Devonport

Hudson Ewbanke Kearley, 1st Viscount Devonport

1856-1934
Grocer and Liberal politician; MP for Devonport and Minister of Food Control
Sitter in 11 portraits

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