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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

John Hanmer, 1st Baron Hanmer (1809-1881), Poet and Conservative politician; MP for Shrewsbury, Kingston-upon-Hull and Flint Boroughs

Poet; succeeded as 3rd Bart, 1828; MP from 1832; raised to peerage, 1872; published several volumes of poetry and other works.


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.