Well the 226 is full sized like the 1911, maybe a tad shorter, but larger capacity.
If you want something for concealed carry check out the SIG P229 its roughly the Same pistol as a P226 but shorter overall and shorter barrel.
SIG 1911 .45 ACP
SIG P229R 9mm
Beretta BU9 Nano 9mm
Beretta 84FS .380 ACP
Ruger MKIII 22/45 Target .22LR
PWS (Primary Weapons Systems) MK114 5.56