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

(1844-1925), Cartoonist and journalist

Sitter in 8 portraits
Artist associated with 137 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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Vanity Fair Panel no. 3 (Edmund Beckett (né Edmund Beckett Denison), 1st Baron Grimthorpe; Sir John Hay Athole Macdonald, Lord Kingsburgh; James Monro; Charles Kearns Deane Tanner; Sir Walter Gilbey, 1st Bt; Sir Frederick Charles Arthur Stephenson; G...)

by Sir Leslie Ward, and Carlo Pellegrini, and Liborio Prosperi ('Lib'), and Théobald Chartran ('T'), and Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.'), and Sir John Paget Mellor, 1st Bt
chromolithographs pasted onto wooden panel, assembled from prints published 1881-1890
NPG D39293

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Vanity Fair Panel no. 7 (John ('Johnny') William Reiff; (James Forman) Tod Sloan; Sir Oswald Mosley, 4th Bt; Edward Rodney ('Roddy') Owen; Seymour Berkeley Portman-Dalton (né Portman); Lester Berchart Reiff; Arthur Hepburn Hastie; Robert Peck; Arthur...)

by Sir Leslie Ward, and Godfrey Douglas Giles, and Liborio Prosperi ('Lib'), and Sir Charles Garden Assheton-Smith (né Duff), 1st Bt ('Cloister', 'C.G.D'), and George Algernon Fothergill, and Cuthbert Bradley, and Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.
chromolithographs pasted onto wooden panel, assembled from prints published 1883-1900
NPG D39297

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