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Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool

(1770-1828), Prime Minister

Regency Portraits Catalogue Entry

Sitter associated with 59 portraits
A Tory statesman, Jenkinson was in office almost continuously for thirty years as Foreign Secretary under Addington (1801-3), was Home Secretary under Pitt (1804) and rose to be Prime Minister from 1812-27. Leading an unusually balanced Tory Cabinet, he steered his administration through the Napoleonic Wars and their turbulent aftermath in the 1820s when there was intense popular agitation in Britain.

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Steward's Court of the Manor of Torre Devon, attributed to Theodore Lane, published by  George Humphrey - NPG D48675

Steward's Court of the Manor of Torre Devon

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published December 1820
NPG D48675

Steward's Court of the Manor of Torre Devon, attributed to Theodore Lane, published by  George Humphrey - NPG D17911

Steward's Court of the Manor of Torre Devon

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published December 1820
NPG D17911

The Time Piece! & Cunning Jack o' both sides, possibly by (Isaac) Robert Cruikshank, published by  George Humphrey - NPG D17928

The Time Piece! & Cunning Jack o' both sides

possibly by (Isaac) Robert Cruikshank, published by George Humphrey
etching, published June 1820
NPG D17928

'The Stool of Repentance; the Scorn of the World!!', published by William Benbow - NPG D48677

'The Stool of Repentance; the Scorn of the World!!'

published by William Benbow
hand-coloured etching, published 10 January 1821
NPG D48677

'A Scene in the New Farce as performed at the Royalty Theatre!', by George Cruikshank, published by  George Humphrey - NPG D48679

'A Scene in the New Farce as performed at the Royalty Theatre!'

by George Cruikshank, published by George Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 14 February 1821
NPG D48679

Pope Mistaken, by (Isaac) Robert Cruikshank, published by  George Humphrey - NPG D48680

Pope Mistaken

by (Isaac) Robert Cruikshank, published by George Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published May 1821
NPG D48680

The Royal Extinguisher, or the King of Brobdingnag & the Lilliputians, by George Cruikshank, published by  George Humphrey - NPG D17902

The Royal Extinguisher, or the King of Brobdingnag & the Lilliputians

by George Cruikshank, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 7 April 1821
NPG D17902

Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool, by Charles Turner, published by  Colnaghi, Son & Co - NPG D37377

Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool

by Charles Turner, published by Colnaghi, Son & Co
mezzotint, published 1 February 1826
NPG D37377

Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool, by Charles Turner, after  Sir Thomas Lawrence - NPG D37375

Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool

by Charles Turner, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
mezzotint, published 1827
NPG D37375

Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool, by Charles Turner, after  Sir Thomas Lawrence - NPG D37376

Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool

by Charles Turner, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
mezzotint, published 1827
NPG D37376

A Touch of the Palpable Obscure, by John ('HB') Doyle, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D40994

A Touch of the Palpable Obscure

by John ('HB') Doyle, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 31 March 1830
NPG D40994

A Touch of the Palpable Obscure, by John ('HB') Doyle, published by  Thomas McLean - NPG D48812

A Touch of the Palpable Obscure

by John ('HB') Doyle, published by Thomas McLean
hand-coloured lithograph, published 31 March 1830
NPG D48812

Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool, by John Henry Robinson, published by  Harding & Lepard, after  William Derby, after  Sir Thomas Lawrence - NPG D37374

Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool

by John Henry Robinson, published by Harding & Lepard, after William Derby, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
stipple engraving, published 1 June 1834
NPG D37374

Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool, by John Richardson Jackson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Thomas Lawrence - NPG D37373

Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool

by John Richardson Jackson, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
mezzotint, published 1 July 1845
NPG D37373

Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool, by John Richardson Jackson, published by  Henry Graves & Co, after  Sir Thomas Lawrence - NPG D3597

Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool

by John Richardson Jackson, published by Henry Graves & Co, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
mezzotint, published 1 July 1845
NPG D3597

Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool, by William Thomas Fry, published by  Fisher Son & Co, after  Sir Thomas Lawrence - NPG D41902

Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool

by William Thomas Fry, published by Fisher Son & Co, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
stipple engraving, published 1847
NPG D41902

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Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool

by Henry Meyer, after John Hoppner
mezzotint, published 1808
NPG D19279

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Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool

by Henry Meyer, published by Robert Cribb, after John Hoppner
mezzotint, published 14 April 1815
NPG D19293

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