Thomas Slingsby Duncombe(1796-1861), Radical politician; MP for Hertford and Finsbury
Sitter in 12 portraits
MP for Finsbury, 1834-1861, Duncombe was admired both for his radical politics and dandyish personal style. His association with Chartism began in 1840 when he unsuccessfully asked Parliament to pardon John Frost and the Newport insurgents.
by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 15 May 1832
by John ('HB') Doyle, published by Thomas McLean, printed by General Lithographic Establishment
lithograph, published 14 April 1841
Watch our playlist exploring scientific techniques used by the Gallery to unlock the secrets behind our Tudor portraits.
Subjects and themes
Search the collection by themes - from pets to weddings!
Black History Month
Take a tour exploring our Collection created by Alayo Akinkugbe for Black History Month in 2020.
A Picture of Health
Learn about pioneers in medicine, health and social reform from 1840 to 1920.