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Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

(1804-1881), Prime Minister and novelist

Sitter associated with 110 portraits
Statesman; first made his mark as a flamboyant literary prodigy; gradually asserted his influence on the Tory Party through his outstanding abilities as a politician and orator, becoming Prime Minister in 1868; guided the Second Reform Bill through Parliament; his diplomatic triumphs included the purchase of the Suez Canal, and the Congress of Berlin; one of the greatest statesmen of his age.

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Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield [Statesmen No. 1], by Carlo Pellegrini - NPG D43364

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield [Statesmen No. 1]

by Carlo Pellegrini
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 30 January 1869
NPG D43364

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield ('Dizzy'), published by Frederick Arnold, after  Unknown artist - NPG D48245

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield ('Dizzy')

published by Frederick Arnold, after Unknown artist
lithograph, published in the Hornet 19 July 1871
NPG D48245

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Faustin Betbeder ('Faustin') - NPG D23024

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Faustin Betbeder ('Faustin')
chromolithograph, 1874
NPG D23024

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Georges Labadie Pilotell - NPG D21537

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Georges Labadie Pilotell
drypoint, published 1878
NPG D21537

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, after Lord Ronald Charles Sutherland-Leveson-Gower - NPG D21544

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

after Lord Ronald Charles Sutherland-Leveson-Gower
stipple engraving, (1878)
NPG D21544

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield ('the junior Ambassador.

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield ('the junior Ambassador."')

by Carlo Pellegrini
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 2 July 1878
NPG D43856

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Georges Labadie Pilotell - NPG D19527

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Georges Labadie Pilotell
drypoint, published 1878
NPG D19527

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by W.G.S., after  (Cornelius) Jabez Hughes - NPG D21539

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by W.G.S., after (Cornelius) Jabez Hughes
lithograph, published 1881 (1878)
NPG D21539

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Maclure & Macdonald, after  W. & D. Downey - NPG D21542

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Maclure & Macdonald, after W. & D. Downey
chromolithograph, published 23 December 1882 (1868)
NPG D21542

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by Sir Hubert von Herkomer, after  Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt - NPG D21543

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by Sir Hubert von Herkomer, after Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt
mezzotint, 1882 (1881)
NPG D21543

'Primrose Day' (Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield), by W. Saull, published by  Harper's Bazaar - NPG D21540

'Primrose Day' (Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield)

by W. Saull, published by Harper's Bazaar
wood engraving, 1886
NPG D21540

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Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by William Edward Kilburn
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax9512

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