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Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne

(1845-1927), Viceroy of India and Foreign Secretary

Sitter in 28 portraits
Lansdowne is unusual for having held senior positions in both Liberal Party and Conservative Party governments. He entered the House of Lords as a member of the Liberal Party in 1866 and served in various positions before being appointed Governor-General of Canada in 1883. From there, in 1888, he proceeded almost directly to India as Viceroy; he remained in Calcutta until 1894. Upon his return, he aligned himself with the Conservative Party. As British Foreign Secretary, he signed the 1902 Anglo-Japanese Alliance and negotiated the 1904 Anglo-French Entente Cordiale.

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Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne, by Carlo Pellegrini - NPG 2625

Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne

by Carlo Pellegrini
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 4 April 1874
NPG 2625

Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x75843

Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1883
NPG x75843

Indian Civil servants, by Bourne & Shepherd - NPG x32167

Indian Civil servants

by Bourne & Shepherd
albumen panel card, circa 1890
NPG x32167

Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne, by Frank T. Foulsham, for  Underwood & Underwood, published by  Strohmeyer & Wyman - NPG x26383

Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne

by Frank T. Foulsham, for Underwood & Underwood, published by Strohmeyer & Wyman
albumen stereoscopic card, 1900
NPG x26383

Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne, by E.H. Mills, published by  Rotary Photographic Co Ltd - NPG x197794

Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne

by E.H. Mills, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1900s
NPG x197794

Stiffening Their Necks, by Bernard Partridge - NPG D9821

Stiffening Their Necks

by Bernard Partridge
pen and ink on artists' board, 1911
NPG D9821

Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne, by The Autotype Company, after  Frank Dicksee - NPG D20796

Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne

by The Autotype Company, after Frank Dicksee
collotype, (1913)
NPG D20796

Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne, by The Autotype Company, after  Frank Dicksee - NPG D9820

Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne

by The Autotype Company, after Frank Dicksee
collotype, (1913)
NPG D9820

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