Art in Parliament: Elections and voting

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Discover works in the Parliamentary Art Collection relating to general elections and extending the right to vote

Chartism: 1838-1858

Chartist petition

Learn about the Chartist movement by exploring this engraving produced to commemorate the Chartist presentation of a petition to the House of Commons in 1842.

Dearsley Window 4, 1897-1997

Discover the influential events which shaped our democracy between 1897 and 1997 by exploring Parliament's 'Dearsley Bequest Window'.

Emmeline and Sylvia Pankhurst

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Discover works relating to suffragette mother and daughter Emmeline and Sylvia Pankhurst in the Parliamentary Art Collection.

'The Government Stable' 2015 General Election Artwork by Adam Dant

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View and explore Adam Dant’s large narrative ink drawing, a visual record of his observations of the 2015 General Election.