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Harry Furniss

(1854-1925), Caricaturist

Sitter in 13 portraits
Artist associated with 435 portraits
Born in Wexford, Ireland. He worked as an artist in Ireland but in 1876 he moved to England and found work with the Illustrated London News. Over the next eight years, he developed a reputation as an outstanding draughtsman. In 1884, he became a staff member at Punch, and for the next ten years he illustrated the 'Essence of Parliament'. Furniss's work became extremely popular with the public and he toured the country giving lectures on subjects such as The Frightfulness of Humour and Humours of Parliament. He illustrated many books including those by Lewis Carroll, Charles Dickens and William Makepeace Thackeray.

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Sir Horace Edmund Avory, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3415

Sir Horace Edmund Avory

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3415

Allan Aynesworth, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3416

Allan Aynesworth

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3416

Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3337

Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3337

Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3338

Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3338

Sir Robert Stawell Ball, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3417

Sir Robert Stawell Ball

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3417

George Pleydell Bancroft, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3418

George Pleydell Bancroft

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3418

Frederick Barnard, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3419

Frederick Barnard

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3419

Barnett Isaacs Barnato, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3431

Barnett Isaacs Barnato

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3431

J.M. Barrie, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3420

J.M. Barrie

by Harry Furniss
ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3420

Sir (Dunbar) Plunket Barton, 1st Bt, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3421

Sir (Dunbar) Plunket Barton, 1st Bt

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3421

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3339

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3339

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3340

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3340

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3341

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3341

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3342

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3342

Arnold Bennett, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3422

Arnold Bennett

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3422

Arnold Bennett, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3423

Arnold Bennett

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3423

Arnold Bennett, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3424

Arnold Bennett

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3424

Augustine Birrell, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3343

Augustine Birrell

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3343

Augustine Birrell, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3344

Augustine Birrell

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3344

Dion Boucicault, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3554

Dion Boucicault

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3554

Charles Bradlaugh, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3555

Charles Bradlaugh

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3555

Henry Hawkins, Baron Brampton, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3466

Henry Hawkins, Baron Brampton

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3466

James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3425

James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3425

James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3557

James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3557

Frank Burnand, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3429

Frank Burnand

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3429

Frank Burnand, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3430

Frank Burnand

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3430

Edward Levy-Lawson, 1st Baron Burnham, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3433

Edward Levy-Lawson, 1st Baron Burnham

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3433

John Elliott Burns, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3346

John Elliott Burns

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3346

Sir (Thomas Henry) Hall Caine, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3434

Sir (Thomas Henry) Hall Caine

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3434

Sir (Thomas Henry) Hall Caine, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3435

Sir (Thomas Henry) Hall Caine

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3435

Sir (Thomas Henry) Hall Caine, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3436

Sir (Thomas Henry) Hall Caine

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3436

Dion Clayton Calthrop, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3437

Dion Clayton Calthrop

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3437

Joseph William Comyns Carr, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3438

Joseph William Comyns Carr

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3438

Edward Henry Carson, 1st Baron Carson, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3347

Edward Henry Carson, 1st Baron Carson

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3347

Henry Chaplin, 1st Viscount Chaplin, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3439

Henry Chaplin, 1st Viscount Chaplin

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3439

Henry Chaplin, 1st Viscount Chaplin, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3440

Henry Chaplin, 1st Viscount Chaplin

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3440

Lord Randolph Churchill, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3351

Lord Randolph Churchill

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3351

Lord Randolph Churchill, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3352

Lord Randolph Churchill

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3352

Lord Randolph Churchill, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3559

Lord Randolph Churchill

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3559

Sir Caspar Purdon Clarke, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3441

Sir Caspar Purdon Clarke

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3441

Sir Edward George Clarke, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3442

Sir Edward George Clarke

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3442

William Leonard Courtney, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3443

William Leonard Courtney

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3443

Harold Cox, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3560

Harold Cox

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3560

Will Crooks, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3561

Will Crooks

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3561

Edward Henry Stanley, 15th Earl of Derby, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3356

Edward Henry Stanley, 15th Earl of Derby

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3356

Charles Dickens, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3565

Charles Dickens

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3565

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