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Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')

(1844-1925), Cartoonist and journalist

Sitter in 8 portraits
Artist associated with 135 portraits
Francis Carruthers Gould was born on 2 December 1844, in Barnstaple, Devon. After working in banking and stockbroking, his skill in caricature was recognised and from 1897 he gained regular employment as a political cartoonist. His caricatures were published in Truth, the Pall Mall Gazette (1897-3) and Westminster Gazette (1893-1914) where he became assistant editor. He also edited his own periodical Picture Politics (1894-1914).

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Francis Wemyss-Charteris-Douglas, 10th Earl of Wemyss, after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG D41982

Francis Wemyss-Charteris-Douglas, 10th Earl of Wemyss

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
glass lantern slide, circa 1892-1895
NPG D41982

Gallant Little Wales (Four unknown sitters), after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG D41983

Gallant Little Wales (Four unknown sitters)

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
glass lantern slide, circa 1892-1895
NPG D41983

Thomas Merthyr Guest ('Men of the Day. No. 695.'), by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG D44881

Thomas Merthyr Guest ('Men of the Day. No. 695.')

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 11 November 1897
NPG D44881

Joseph Hollman ('Men of the Day. No. 695.'), by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG D44884

Joseph Hollman ('Men of the Day. No. 695.')

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 2 December 1897
NPG D44884

Edward George Wynyard ('Men of the Day. No. 723.'), by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG D44922

Edward George Wynyard ('Men of the Day. No. 723.')

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 25 August 1898
NPG D44922

John Hargreaves ('Men of the Day. No. 743.'), by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG D44954

John Hargreaves ('Men of the Day. No. 743.')

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 30 March 1899
NPG D44954

Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour, after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG D42277

Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
line block postcard, circa 1903
NPG D42277

Joe Chamberlain ('His Old Dutch'), after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG D42278

Joe Chamberlain ('His Old Dutch')

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
line block postcard, circa 1903
NPG D42278

Joe Chamberlain ('The calm induced by the solitude of the illimitable Veldt'), after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG D42279

Joe Chamberlain ('The calm induced by the solitude of the illimitable Veldt')

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
line block postcard, circa 1903
NPG D42279

The Faded Orchids, after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG D42281

The Faded Orchids

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
line block postcard, circa 1903
NPG D42281

John Bull, Brother Jonathan and the Russian bear, after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG D42282

John Bull, Brother Jonathan and the Russian bear

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
line block postcard, circa 1903
NPG D42282

L'Entente Cordiale (King Edward VII; possibly Émile Loubet), after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG D42283

L'Entente Cordiale (King Edward VII; possibly Émile Loubet)

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
line block postcard, circa 1903
NPG D42283

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