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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Philip Stanhope, 5th Earl Stanhope (1805-1875), Historian; founding member and first chairman of the Trustees of the National Portrait Gallery and Conservative politician; MP for Hertford

Portraits in Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue | Other NPG portraits

The House of Commons, 1833

by Sir George Hayter
1833-1843
NPG 54

Philip Stanhope, 5th Earl Stanhope

by Sir George Hayter
1834
NPG 4336

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

Philip Stanhope, 5th Earl Stanhope

by Henry Hugh Armstead, after Lawrence Macdonald
late 19th century, based on a work of 1854
NPG 499

Key to 'The Fine Arts Commissioners, 1846'

by Sir George Scharf
1872
NPG 343c

Philip Stanhope, 5th Earl Stanhope

by Frederick Richard Thomas
circa 1894
NPG 955