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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey (1764-1845), Prime Minister

Portraits in Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue | Other NPG portraits

The House of Commons 1793-94

by Karl Anton Hickel
1793-1795
NPG 745

The Trial of Queen Caroline 1820

by Sir George Hayter
1820-1823
NPG 999

Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey

attributed to Thomas Phillips
circa 1820
NPG 4137

Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey

after Sir Thomas Lawrence
based on a work from the mid 19th century
NPG 1190

Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey

by Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey
after 1830
NPG 316a(59)

The House of Commons, 1833

by Sir George Hayter
1833-1843
NPG 54

Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey

by Benjamin Robert Haydon
1834
NPG 3784

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