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Napoléon Bonaparte

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

Sitter associated with 86 portraits
Napoleon, the Emperor of France from 1804-1815, was one of the most notorious of Britain's political enemies.

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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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'Bonaparte on board the Belerophon off Plymouth' (Napoléon Bonaparte)

published by Thomas Kelly
line engraving, published 20 January 1816
NPG D15981

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'Return from the Island of Elba' (Napoléon Bonaparte)

by Edward Francis Finden, after Charles Auguste Guillaume Steuben
line engraving, circa 1825-1850
NPG D15879

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Napoléon Bonaparte

by Edward Scriven, published by John Samuel Murray, after Charles Auguste Guillaume Steuben
stipple engraving, published 1829 (1815)
NPG D15878

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Napoléon Bonaparte

by George Baxter
Baxter print, published circa 1853
NPG D37704

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Napoléon Bonaparte

by Unknown engraver
stipple engraving
NPG D18759



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