John Laird Mair Lawrence, 1st Baron Lawrence(1811-1879), Viceroy of India
Sitter in 24 portraits
Brother of Henry Lawrence; as Chief Commissioner of the Punjab kept his district quiet during the Rebellion of 1857, and helped to suppress disorder elsewhere; a leader of rugged and commanding personality; later Governor-General of India.
by Frederick Holland Mares, after Disdéri, and Camille Silvy, and Duroni & Murer, and Émile Desmaisons, and John Jabez Edwin Mayall, and Herbert Watkins, and William Edward Kilburn, and Horatio Nelson King, and John & Charles Watkins, and James
albumen carte-de-visite, 1863
Listen to a series of podcasts exploring the lives of pioneering women, past and present.
William Eggleston was closely associated with the alternative music scene in Memphis. Revisit our 2016 exhibition and listen to a special playlist.
Links to audio and transcripts of interviews with artists, sitters and historic recordings.