Lord Acton Photo Gallery

The following is a small sample of the existing photographs of Lord Acton taken throughout his lifetime. We tried to include pictures from various stages in his life. Come back often, as we hope to add more photographs.

Young Lord Acton

Young Lord Acton

Lord Acton

This photo is from Lord Acton and His Circle, published in 1906.

Portrait of Lord Acton

Portrait of Lord Acton, by F. von Lenbach.

Lord Acton by Franz von Lenbach

This is taken from a reproduction of the painting by Franz von Lenbach at the National Protrait Gallery, London.

Acton at Tegernsee, 1879

In this photograph, we find Lord Acton (far right) conversing with Dollinger (to Acton's left) and William Gladstone (left seated).

Lord Acton

Lord Acton.

Lord Acton in his library

This is a photograph taken from the Acton Collection in Cambridge University Library.

Classic Lord Acton

This photograph is from Bettmann Archive, Inc., New York City.

Lord Acton Bust

Bust of Lord Acton.