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Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')

(1844-1925), Cartoonist and journalist

Sitter in 8 portraits
Artist associated with 135 portraits
Francis Carruthers Gould was born on 2 December 1844, in Barnstaple, Devon. After working in banking and stockbroking, his skill in caricature was recognised and from 1897 he gained regular employment as a political cartoonist. His caricatures were published in Truth, the Pall Mall Gazette (1897-3) and Westminster Gazette (1893-1914) where he became assistant editor. He also edited his own periodical Picture Politics (1894-1914).

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Herbert Spencer, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2601

Herbert Spencer

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 26 April 1879
NPG 2601

Robert Bontine Cunninghame Graham; Charles Bradlaugh, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2868

Robert Bontine Cunninghame Graham; Charles Bradlaugh

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pencil, circa 1889
NPG 2868

Charles Stewart Parnell, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2850

Charles Stewart Parnell

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, circa 1889
NPG 2850

Henry Lorton Bourke, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 3276

Henry Lorton Bourke

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 30 August 1890
NPG 3276

Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 3537

Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
watercolour
NPG 3537

Joe Chamberlain, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2829

Joe Chamberlain

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1890s or 1900s?
NPG 2829

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2833

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1890s?
NPG 2833

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2834

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1890s?
NPG 2834

John Dillon, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2872

John Dillon

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pencil, chalk and wash, 1890s or 1900s?
NPG 2872

John Dillon, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2835

John Dillon

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1890s or 1900s?
NPG 2835

Henry John Farmer-Atkinson, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 3536

Henry John Farmer-Atkinson

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
chalk
NPG 3536

Robert Bannatyne Finlay, 1st Viscount Finlay, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2836

Robert Bannatyne Finlay, 1st Viscount Finlay

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1890s or 1900s?
NPG 2836

Keir Hardie, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2846

Keir Hardie

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1890s?
NPG 2846

John Poyntz Spencer, 5th Earl Spencer, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2874

John Poyntz Spencer, 5th Earl Spencer

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pencil, 1890s?
NPG 2874

Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2858

Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1890s?
NPG 2858

Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2860

Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1890s?
NPG 2860

Edward White Benson; Frederick Temple, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2870

Edward White Benson; Frederick Temple

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pencil, chalk and wash, circa 1890-1896
NPG 2870

Edward White Benson; Frederick Temple, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2871

Edward White Benson; Frederick Temple

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pencil, chalk and wash, circa 1890-1896
NPG 2871

Cecil John Rhodes, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2853

Cecil John Rhodes

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, circa 1896
NPG 2853

Cecil John Rhodes, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2854

Cecil John Rhodes

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, circa 1896
NPG 2854

Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2859

Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, after 1896
NPG 2859

Sir Henry Irving, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 3538

Sir Henry Irving

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
silhouette, late 1890s
NPG 3538

Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2864a

Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, circa 1900-1908
NPG 2864a

Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2830

Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1900s
NPG 2830

Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2831

Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1900s
NPG 2831

Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2832

Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pencil, 1900s
NPG 2832

Edgar Algernon Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2827

Edgar Algernon Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1900s or 1910s?
NPG 2827

Edgar Algernon Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2865

Edgar Algernon Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1900s or 1910s?
NPG 2865

Randall Thomas Davidson, Baron Davidson of Lambeth; David Lloyd George, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2863

Randall Thomas Davidson, Baron Davidson of Lambeth; David Lloyd George

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1900s or 1910s?
NPG 2863

Sir John Eldon Gorst, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2839

Sir John Eldon Gorst

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, circa 1900s-1911
NPG 2839

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2838

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1900s
NPG 2838

Richard Burdon Haldane, Viscount Haldane, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2840

Richard Burdon Haldane, Viscount Haldane

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1900s or 1910s?
NPG 2840

Sir William Vernon Harcourt, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2844

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, early 1900s
NPG 2844

Sir William Vernon Harcourt, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2841

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, early 1900s
NPG 2841

Sir William Vernon Harcourt, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2842

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, early 1900s
NPG 2842

Sir William Vernon Harcourt, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2843

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, early 1900s
NPG 2843

Sir William Vernon Harcourt, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2845

Sir William Vernon Harcourt

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, early 1900s
NPG 2845

Henry du Pré Labouchère, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2848

Henry du Pré Labouchère

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, circa 1900s-1912
NPG 2848

Henry du Pré Labouchère, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2867

Henry du Pré Labouchère

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
ink silhouette, circa 1900s-1912
NPG 2867

Bonar Law, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2847

Bonar Law

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1900s?
NPG 2847

John Morley, 1st Viscount Morley of Blackburn, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2849

John Morley, 1st Viscount Morley of Blackburn

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1900s?
NPG 2849

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2866a

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1900s or 1910s?
NPG 2866a

Arthur Wellesley Peel, 1st Viscount Peel, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2851

Arthur Wellesley Peel, 1st Viscount Peel

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1900s?
NPG 2851

Arthur Wellesley Peel, 1st Viscount Peel, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2852

Arthur Wellesley Peel, 1st Viscount Peel

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1900s?
NPG 2852

John Edward Redmond, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2855

John Edward Redmond

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1900s?
NPG 2855

Sir Thomas Wallace Russell, 1st Bt, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2869

Sir Thomas Wallace Russell, 1st Bt

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pencil, 1900s or 1910s?
NPG 2869

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2861

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, early 1900s
NPG 2861

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2862

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, early 1900s
NPG 2862

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2873

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pencil, chalk and wash, early 1900s
NPG 2873

John Elliott Burns, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2826

John Elliott Burns

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1908
NPG 2826

David Lloyd George, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2837

David Lloyd George

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, circa 1909, based on a work published in 29 April 1909
NPG 2837

Henry Chaplin, 1st Viscount Chaplin, by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG 2828

Henry Chaplin, 1st Viscount Chaplin

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1911
NPG 2828

'Caricature of Sir John William Maclure MP drawn by Sir Frank Lockwood MP when the former was summoned to the Bar of the House of Commons', by Benjamin Stone, after  Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.'), previously attributed to  Sir Frank Lockwood - NPG x128596

'Caricature of Sir John William Maclure MP drawn by Sir Frank Lockwood MP when the former was summoned to the Bar of the House of Commons'

by Benjamin Stone, after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.'), previously attributed to Sir Frank Lockwood
platinum print, 1899
NPG x128596

Herbert Spencer (Men of the Day. No. 198.'), by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG D43900

Herbert Spencer (Men of the Day. No. 198.')

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 26 April 1879
NPG D43900

Bernard John Angle ('Men of the Day. No. 466.'), by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG D44484

Bernard John Angle ('Men of the Day. No. 466.')

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 5 April 1890
NPG D44484

Henry Lorton Bourke ('Men of the Day. No. 480.'), by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG D44505

Henry Lorton Bourke ('Men of the Day. No. 480.')

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 30 August 1890
NPG D44505

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