SET: RAPHAEL TUCK'S CHROMO PORTRAIT GALLERY

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cartes de visites, portraits of prominent people in politics, the arts, and royal families.
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Pics
ARCHIBALD FORBES Yes (1838-1900), journalist, foreign war correspondent, from MEN OF ACTION series-see advert from The Bookseller, June 3, 1880 1
ARGYLL Yes George Douglas Campbell th Duke of Argyll, politician 1
BACH Yes 1
BEACONSFIELD (shoulders sideways) Yes also comes with advert on reverse for WILLIAM RICHARDS, TACHBROOK ST., LONDON. S.W. MUSIC PUBLISHER BOOKSELLER & STATIONER, APR 26,8 Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, Politician, 1804-1881 4
BEACONSFIELD (shoulders straight, facing front) Yes Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, Politician, 1804-1881 3
BEETHOVEN Yes same portrait also exists as part of GREAT MUSICIANS CALENDAR FOR 1907 #1014 2
BYRON Yes 1
COUNTESS GROSVENOR Yes 1
COUNTESS OF DUDLEY Yes 1
COUNTESS OF LONSDALE Yes 1
CROWN PRINCE OF PRUSSIA Yes 2
DERBY Yes Edward Henry Stanley, 15th Earl of Derby, (1826-1893), known as "Lord Stanley" 1
DICKENS Yes same image used for calendar 4059 3
DUCHESS OF CONNAUGHT Yes 1
DUCHESS OF EDINBURGH Yes Grand Duchess Marie Romanov Russia Duchess Edinburgh 1
DUKE OF EDINBURGH Yes 2
EARL LYTTON Yes from MEN OF ACTION series-see advert from The Bookseller, June 3, 1880 1
GENERAL SIR F. ROBERTS No from MEN OF ACTION series from The Bookseller, June 3, 1880 0
GRAND DUKE OF HESSE Yes Louis IV, (1837-1892), married Princess Alice, daughter of Queen Victoria 2
GRANVILLE Yes Granville George Leveson Gower, 2nd Earl Granville, (11 May 1815 – 31 March 1891), politician 1
HANDEL Yes same portrait also exists as part of GREAT MUSICIANS CALENDAR FOR 1907 #1014 2
HARTINGTON Yes Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th duke of Devonshire, Marquis of Hartington, 1833-1908 2
HAYDN Yes 1
HENRY FAWCETT Yes (1833-1884), politician and economist 2
HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN Yes PUBLISHED IN COMMEMORATION OF THE DIAMOND JUBILEE OF HER MAJESTY'S GLORIOUS REIGN also comes marked SOUVENIR OF THE QUEEN'S JUBILEE 1887, same image comes as part of several Jubilee items F. SARGENT 3
HICKS BEACH (need confirmation) Yes Michael Edward Hicks Beach, (1837-1916) 1st Earl St. Aldwyn 1
J. J. CHAMBERLAIN Yes Joseph Chamberlain, 1836-1914, politician and industrialist 2
JOHN BRIGHT Yes 1811-1889, politician 1
LADY HELMSLEY Yes 1
LONGFELLOW Yes 1
LORD CHELMSFORD Yes from MEN OF ACTION series-see advert from The Bookseller, June 3, 1880 1
LORD ROSEBERY Yes Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery, 1st Earl of Midlothian, (1847-1929), politician,British Prime Minister 1
MARCHIONESS OF ORMONDE Yes Elizabeth Harriet (née Grosvenor), Marchioness of Ormonde 2
MARQUIS OF HARTINGTON Yes Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th duke of Devonshire, Marquis of Hartington, 1833-1908. same picture comes with two different tiltes 2
MARQUIS OF LORNE Yes John George Edward Henry Douglas Sutherland Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll 1
MOZART Yes same portrait also exists as part of GREAT MUSICIANS CALENDAR FOR 1907 #1014 2
PRINCE ALBERT Yes 3
PRINCE ARTHUR DUKE OF CONNAUGHT Yes 3
PRINCE CHRISTIAN OF SCHLESWIG-HOLSTEIN Yes (1831-1917), married Helena daughter of Queen Victoria 3
PRINCE LEOPOLD Yes 2
PRINCE OF WALES Yes 2
PRINCESS ALICE, GRAND DUCHESS OF HESSE Yes Princess Alice, Grand Duchess of Hess, Daughter of Queen Victoria, married Louis IV Grand Duke of Hesse. 3
PRINCESS BEATRICE Yes 2
PRINCESS HELENA OF SCHLESWIG-HOLSTEIN Yes (1846-1923) daughter of Queen Victoria, married Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein, 2
PRINCESS LOUISE MARCHIONESS OF LORNE Yes Royalty,(1848-1939) Daughter of Queen Victoria, married to the Marquis of Lorne 2
PRINCESS OF WALES Alexandria Yes 1
PRINCESS ROYAL, CROWN PRINCESS OF PRUSSIA Yes (1840-1901),Victoria Adelaide Mary Louise, eldest daughter of Queen Victoria, married German Emperor Frederick III and became German Empress and the Queen of Prussia 2
R.A. CROSS Yes Richard Asseheton Cross, (1823-1914), ist Viscount Cross, politician 3
RANDOLPH CHURCHILL (need confirmation of middle initial) Yes (1849-1895), politician, father of Winston Churchill 2
RAPHAEL Yes 1
REMBRANDT Yes 1
RUBENS Yes 2
SALISBURY Yes The Marquis of Salisbury, Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-cecil, 1830-1903, British Prime Minister from 1895-1902 1
SAMUEL MORLEY Yes 2
Schiller No 0
SCOTT Yes 2
SELBORNE Yes Roundell Palmer, 1st Earl of Selborne, 1812-1895, Lord Chancellor 1
SHAKESPEARE Yes 1
SHERBROOKE Yes Robert Lowe, Viscount Sherbrooke, (1811- 1892 ), politician 2
SIR BARTLE FRERE Yes from MEN OF ACTION series-see advert from The Bookseller, June 3, 1880 1
SIR GARNET WOLSELEY Yes from MEN OF ACTION series-see advert from The Bookseller, June 3, 1880 1
SIR HENRY JAMES Yes (1828-1911), politician 2
STAFFORD NORTHCOTE Yes Stafford Henry Northcote, 1st Earl of Iddesleigh, (1818-1887) 1
TENNYSON Yes 1
THE QUEEN Yes 2
THE RT. HON. W. H. SMITH Yes (1825-1891), politician, English bookseller 2
TITIAN Yes 1
title unknown No 3
VISCOUNTESS CASTLEREAGH Yes 1
WEBER Yes 2
W.E. FORSTER Yes (1818-1886), politician 1
W. GLADSTONE (shoulders straight looking more to his left) Yes 2
W. GLADSTONE ( younger portrait, shoulders sideways) Yes 1
W. V. HARCOURT Yes WILLIAM VERNON HARCOURT, (1827-1906), politician 1