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Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (1769-1852), Field Marshal and Prime Minister

Sitter associated with 343 portraits
A soldier and statesman, Wellington's early victories were in India and the Spanish Peninsula. In 1815, he was hailed as the man who finally achieved the peace of nations when he led the defeat of Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo. He later entered Parliament, where he was a bastion of ultra-Tory values against the forces of liberal change. He was Prime Minister between 1828 and 1830 and again in 1834.

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D37595

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

by Henry Thomas Ryall, printed by McQueen (Macqueen), published by Colnaghi and Puckle, after Henry Perronet Briggs
mezzotint, published 6 September 1841
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D41603

Stothard's admired picture of "The Procession of the Flitch of Bacon". Somewhat Metamorphosed!

by John Doyle, published by Thomas McLean, printed by General Lithographic Establishment, after Thomas Stothard
lithograph, published 11 February 1841
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D41606

A Criminal in Custody

by John Doyle, published by Thomas McLean, printed by General Lithographic Establishment
lithograph, published 25 February 1841
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D41617

The Corn Doctors

by John Doyle, published by Thomas McLean, printed by General Lithographic Establishment
lithograph, published 15 May 1841
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D37597

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

by Henry Thomas Ryall, published by Colnaghi and Puckle, after Henry Perronet Briggs
mezzotint, published 1 June 1842 (1840)
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D37598

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

published by Welch & Gwynne, after George Dawe
mezzotint, published 15 March 1842
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D4725

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

by William Oakley Burgess, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
mezzotint, published 1842
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D9264

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

by Edward McInnes, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
mezzotint, published 1844
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D2905

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington ('A View in Hyde Park')

by John Harris, after Henry de Daubrawa
aquatint, published 1844
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D37582

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

by Henry Thomas Ryall, published by James Watson, published by Goupil & Vibert, after Abraham Solomon, after Antoine Claudet
mezzotint, published 1 May 1845 (1 May 1844)
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D20213

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

by Henry Thomas Ryall, published by J. Watson, after Antoine Claudet
stipple engraving, published 1 May 1845
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D37603

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

by George B. Black, printed by Day & Son, published by and after James Palmer
lithograph, late 19th century
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D19133

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

published by J. Watson
stipple engraving, published 1 June 1847
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D13779

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

by Samuel Cousins, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
mixed-method engraving, published 1848 (1825)
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D37601

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

by Charles Edward Wagstaff, printed by W. Hatton, published by Thomas McLean, after Benjamin Robert Haydon
mezzotint, published 1 October 1852
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D4729

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

after Unknown artist
lithograph, published 1852
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D13776

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

by George Henry Phillips, after John Simpson
mezzotint, published 1852 (1836)
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D4730

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

by T.H. Ellis, after F. Shephard
line engraving, published 1853
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D7599

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

by George Baxter
Baxter print, published 1853
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