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Regency Portraits Catalogue

Robert Stewart, 2nd Marquess of Londonderry (Lord Castlereagh) (1769-1822), Statesman

Statesman, styled Viscount Castlereagh 1796-1821, holding various Tory offices until Foreign Secretary 1812-22; KG 1814, GCH 1821.

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Fitzgerald 1822
T. P. Fitzgerald, Political and Private Life of the Marquis of Londonderry, 1822.

Hinde 1981
Wendy Hinde, Castlereagh, 1981.

Hyde 1937
H. Montgomery Hyde, Londonderry House and its Pictures, 1937.

Whinney 1964
Margaret Whinney, Sculpture in Britain 1530-1830, 1964, p 226, reproduced plate 187B (private collection version of NPG 687).



This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Walker, Regency Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, 1985, 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.