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Napoléon Bonaparte

(1769-1821), Emperor of France 1804-14

Sitter associated with 85 portraits
Napoleon, the Emperor of France from 1804-1815, was one of the most notorious of Britain's political enemies.

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'Phaeton alarm'd!', by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D13115

'Phaeton alarm'd!'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, engraving and aquatint, published 22 March 1808
NPG D13115

'Disciples catching the mantle: - the spirit of darkness overshadowing the priests of Baal', by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D13116

'Disciples catching the mantle: - the spirit of darkness overshadowing the priests of Baal'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 25 June 1808
NPG D13116

'The life of William Cobbett - written by himself. No 7', by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D12930

'The life of William Cobbett - written by himself. No 7'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 29 September 1809
NPG D12930

'The introduction of the Pope to the convocation at Oxford, by the Cardinal Broad-Bottom', by James Gillray, published by  Hannah Humphrey - NPG D12933

'The introduction of the Pope to the convocation at Oxford, by the Cardinal Broad-Bottom'

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured etching, published 1 December 1809
NPG D12933

Napoléon Bonaparte ('Bonaparte's flight in disguise from Russia, 1811'), by Thomas Sutherland, published by  James Jenkins, after  William Heath - NPG D15892

Napoléon Bonaparte ('Bonaparte's flight in disguise from Russia, 1811')

by Thomas Sutherland, published by James Jenkins, after William Heath
hand-coloured etching and aquatint, published 1 March 1814
NPG D15892

'The Corsican and his blood hounds at the window of the Thuilleries looking over Paris' (Napoléon Bonaparte), by Thomas Rowlandson, published by  Rudolph Ackermann - NPG D15894

'The Corsican and his blood hounds at the window of the Thuilleries looking over Paris' (Napoléon Bonaparte)

by Thomas Rowlandson, published by Rudolph Ackermann
hand-coloured etching, published 16 April 1815
NPG D15894

Napoléon Bonaparte, by Henry Bone, after  (Emile Jean) Horace Vernet - NPG D17692

Napoléon Bonaparte

by Henry Bone, after (Emile Jean) Horace Vernet
pen and ink, 1817
NPG D17692

Napoleon ut in morte recumbit (Napoléon Bonaparte), by Henry Meyer, published by  D. Cox, after  Joseph William Rubidge - NPG D40203

Napoleon ut in morte recumbit (Napoléon Bonaparte)

by Henry Meyer, published by D. Cox, after Joseph William Rubidge
stipple engraving, 1821 or after
NPG D40203

Napoléon Bonaparte, by C.J. Linges, and by  Robert Cooper, after  Jean Baptiste Isabey - NPG D20294

Napoléon Bonaparte

by C.J. Linges, and by Robert Cooper, after Jean Baptiste Isabey
stipple engraving, circa 1825
NPG D20294

Napoléon Bonaparte, by Henry Pierce Bone, after  François Pascal Simon, Baron Gérard - NPG D17776

Napoléon Bonaparte

by Henry Pierce Bone, after François Pascal Simon, Baron Gérard
pencil and wash drawing squared in ink for transfer, before 1849
NPG D17776

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Napoléon Bonaparte

by Unknown photographer
albumen carte-de-visite, 1815
NPG Ax9916

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Napoléon Bonaparte

by Unknown photographer
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s-1870s
NPG Ax9910

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Napoléon Bonaparte

by Unknown photographer
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s-1870s
NPG x74576

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'Victoires et conquétes' (Napoléon Bonaparte)

by Charles Etienne Pierre Motte
lithograph, circa 1800-1825
NPG D15882

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'Conférences d'Erfurt' (Napoléon Bonaparte)

by Paul Girardet, after Sandoz
line engraving, circa 1800
NPG D15967

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Napoléon Bonaparte

by William Nutter, published by William Jeffryes & Co, after J. Guerin
stipple engraving, published 1 March 1801
NPG D18779

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Political Quadrille

by Charles Williams, published by Elizabeth Walker
hand-coloured etching, published October 1806
NPG D46026

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Napoléon Bonaparte ('Retour de Bonaparte')

by Edme Bovinet, and by François Louis Couché, after François Joseph Heim
line engraving, circa 1815-1830
NPG D15895

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