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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Constantine Henry Phipps, 1st Marquess of Normanby (1797-1863), Whig Politician, writer and British Ambassador to France

This does not include the caricature drawings by J. Doyle in the British Museum.

Painting by J. Hoppner. Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, 20-1 April 1938 (lot 375).
Exhibited British Institution, 1817 (123). See W. McKay and W. Roberts, John Hoppner, RA. (1909), p 203.

Painting by J. Jackson. Exhibited RA, 1813 (595).
Either this portrait, or that of 1819 (see below), is in the collection of the Duke of Devonshire, Hardwick Hall.

Painting by J. Jackson. Exhibited RA, 1819 (196).

Engraving by J. Thomson, after a drawing by F. R. Say, published Colburn and Bentley, 1831 (example in NPG), for the New Monthly Magazine.

Painting by H. P. Briggs. Exhibited RA, 1832 (138).
Engraved by C. Turner, published Colnaghi, 1836 (example in NPG), and by H. Robinson, published Fisher, 1833 (example in NPG), for Jerdan's 'National Portrait Gallery'.

Drawing by D. Maclise (NPG 3139).

'Queen Victoria's Coronation' by Sir G. Hayter. Royal Collection.
Engraved by H. T. Ryall, published Graves and Warmsley, 1843 (example in NPG).

Bust by P. Turnerelli. Exhibited RA, 1838 (1363).

Lithograph by R. J. Lane, after a drawing by Count A. D'Orsay. Recorded in Lane's 'Account Books' (NPG archives), II, 33, under 1839 (no example located).

Painting by N. J. Crowley. Exhibited RA, 1839 (508).
Engraved by H. Robinson, published Saunders, 1840 (example in NPG), for 'Political Reformers'. Oil sketch, probably a study for this picture: Irish NPG.

Drawing by Count A. D'Orsay. British Embassy, Paris.
Lithographed by R. J. Lane, published J. Mitchell (example in NPG).

Drawing by G. F. Watts. Ilchester Collection.
Exhibited British Portraits, RA, 1956-7 (725).

Woodcut published ILN, IV (18), 101.

Painting by M. Heuss. Exhibited VE, 1892 (27), lent by the Marquess of Normanby. Lithographed by Selb (example in NPG).

Painting by an unknown artist. Dublin Castle, 1872.
Exhibited Dublin Exhibition, 1872, 'Portraits' (229).

Drawing by Sir T. Lawrence. Royal Collection, Windsor.

Engraving by H. B. Hall, after E. Latilla (example in NPG).

Lithograph by M. Gauci, after C. Brocky (example in British Museum).

This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Ormond, Early Victorian Portraits, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1973, and is as published then. For the most up-to-date details on individual Collection works, we recommend reading the information provided in the Search the Collection results on this website in parallel with this text.