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Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading

(1860-1935), Lord Chief Justice, diplomat and viceroy of India

Sitter associated with 28 portraits
Advocate, Attorney-General (1910) and Lord Chief Justice (1913-21). Isaacs entered Parliament as Liberal MP for Reading (1904) and was created Baron in 1914, serving as Ambassador and High Commissioner in the United States (1918-19), Viceroy of India (1921-6) and Foreign Secretary in Ramsay Macdonald's National Government in 1931.

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Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading, by Walton Adams - NPG P140(40)

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading

by Walton Adams
bromide print, 1910s
NPG P140(40)

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading, by William Rothenstein - NPG 2880

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading

by William Rothenstein
sanguine and black and white chalk, 1925
NPG 2880

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading, by Walter Stoneman - NPG x159834

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, circa 1916
NPG x159834

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading, by Walter Stoneman, for  James Russell & Sons - NPG Ax39014

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading

by Walter Stoneman, for James Russell & Sons
bromide print, circa 1916
NPG Ax39014

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading, by Walter Stoneman - NPG x66039

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, 1919
NPG x66039

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading, by Marcus Adams - NPG x199882

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading

by Marcus Adams
gelatin silver print, early 1920s
NPG x199882

National Cabinet Group, by James Jarché, for  Daily Herald - NPG x88283

National Cabinet Group

by James Jarché, for Daily Herald
modern bromide print from original negative, 31 August 1931
NPG x88283

National Cabinet Group, by James Jarché, for  Daily Herald - NPG x88323

National Cabinet Group

by James Jarché, for Daily Herald
modern bromide print from original negative, 31 August 1931
NPG x88323

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x153601

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 10 February 1932 (31 August 1931)
NPG x153601

Ramsay MacDonald and his cabinet of 1931, by Press Association Photos - NPG x184174

Ramsay MacDonald and his cabinet of 1931

by Press Association Photos
bromide press print, 1931
NPG x184174

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading ('Men of the Day. No. 908.

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading ('Men of the Day. No. 908. "Rufus"')

by Sir Leslie Ward
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 18 February 1904
NPG D45210

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading, by 'Owl' - NPG D45718

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading

by 'Owl'
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 18 June 1913
NPG D45718

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading, by Fred May - NPG D4056

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading

by Fred May
brush and ink with white heightening, 1920s-1930s
NPG D4056

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading, by Alexander ('Alick') Penrose Forbes Ritchie - NPG D2685

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading

by Alexander ('Alick') Penrose Forbes Ritchie
colour relief halftone cigarette card, 1926
NPG D2685

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading, by A. Lowental - NPG D7203

Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading

by A. Lowental
bronze medallion, 1936
NPG D7203

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Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading

by George Charles Beresford
dry-plate glass negative, 1907
NPG x6565

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