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Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis (1738-1805), General and diplomat
Sitter associated with 14 portraits
As second-in-command of British forces during the American War of Independence, military leader Cornwallis surrendered to George Washington at Yorktown in 1781, bringing the conflict to a close.
by James Gillray, published by Samuel William Fores
by Benjamin Smith, published by John Boydell, after John Singleton Copley
by Samuel Freeman, published by Fisher Son & Co, after John Singleton Copley
by James Stephenson, after J.F. Renault