Chantrey, Francis Legatt (1781-1841) (after); French. Medium: engraving. Spencer Perceval (1762-1812) Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1809-12) The only British Prime Minister to have been assassinated, he was shot by John Bellingham as he entered the lobby of the House of Commons. Engraved by Samuel William Reynolds (1773-1835) Provenance: Private Collection. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.