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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston (1784-1865), Prime Minister

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Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston

by Thomas Heaphy
July 1802
NPG 751

The House of Commons, 1833

by Sir George Hayter
1833-1843
NPG 54

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston

by John Partridge
1844-1845
NPG 1025

The Fine Arts Commissioners, 1846

by John Partridge
circa 1846-1853
NPG 342

'The Fine Arts Commissioners, 1846'

by John Partridge
circa 1846
NPG 343a

Sketch for 'The Fine Arts Commissioners, 1846'

by Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha
circa 1846
NPG 343b

The Coalition Ministry, 1854

by Sir John Gilbert
1855
NPG 1125

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston

by Richard Cockle Lucas
1856
NPG 2226

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston

by Edward William Wyon
circa 1865
NPG 4508

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston

by George Gammon Adams
circa 1867
NPG 1206

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