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Hon. Edward Stanhope

(1840-1893), Politician; son of 5th Earl Stanhope; Trustee of the National Portrait Gallery

Sitter in 8 portraits
Artist of 3 portraits

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Hon. Edward Stanhope, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG Ax27798

Hon. Edward Stanhope

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
woodburytype, published 1881
NPG Ax27798

Hon. Edward Stanhope, by York & Son, after  Elliott & Fry - NPG x3665

Hon. Edward Stanhope

by York & Son, after Elliott & Fry
glass lantern slide, 1890s
NPG x3665

Hon. Edward Stanhope, by James Russell & Sons, published by  Charles Newman & Co - NPG Ax15875

Hon. Edward Stanhope

by James Russell & Sons, published by Charles Newman & Co
carbon print, published before 1895
NPG Ax15875

Hon. Edward Stanhope, by Joseph Brown, after  Henry Tanworth Wells - NPG D20722

Hon. Edward Stanhope

by Joseph Brown, after Henry Tanworth Wells
stipple engraving, 1879 or after
NPG D20722

Hon. Edward Stanhope, by Joseph Brown, after  Henry Tanworth Wells - NPG D20723

Hon. Edward Stanhope

by Joseph Brown, after Henry Tanworth Wells
stipple engraving, 1879 or after
NPG D20723

Hon. Edward Stanhope ('Statesmen. No. 299.'), by Sir Leslie Ward - NPG D43898

Hon. Edward Stanhope ('Statesmen. No. 299.')

by Sir Leslie Ward
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 12 April 1879
NPG D43898

Hon. Edward Stanhope, after a photograph by Elliott & Fry - NPG D6835

Hon. Edward Stanhope

after a photograph by Elliott & Fry
lithograph
NPG D6835

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Hon. Edward Stanhope

by James Russell & Sons
carbon print
NPG x26552

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