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Colin Campbell, 1st Baron Clyde (1792-1863), Field Marshal

Sitter in 26 portraits
Campbell commanded the Highland Brigade during the Crimean War (1854), including at the Battle of Balaclava. At the outbreak of the Indian Mutiny (1857), Lord Palmerston offered Clyde the command of the forces in India. He led the final relief of Lucknow (1857) and was created Baron Clyde in 1858, bringing the rebellion to a final end in December of that year. He returned to England in 1859 and was made a Field Marshal.

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Colin Campbell, 1st Baron Clyde

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, late 1850s
NPG P301(117)


Colin Campbell, 1st Baron Clyde

by Unknown photographer
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1860
NPG x6177


Colin Campbell, 1st Baron Clyde

by Disdéri
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG x6178


Colin Campbell, 1st Baron Clyde

by Disdéri
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG x6179


'Upwards of five hundred photographic portraits of the most celebrated personages of the age'

by Ashford Brothers & Co, after Disdéri, and Camille Silvy, and Duroni & Murer, and Émile Desmaisons, and John Jabez Edwin Mayall, and (George) Herbert Watkins, and William Edward Kilburn
albumen carte-de-visite, mid 1860s
NPG x139661

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