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Thomas Heaphy (1775-1835)

Sitter in 2 portraits
Artist associated with 47 portraits
Apprenticed to the engraver R.M. Meadows, and in his spare time he attended a drawing school in Bloomsbury. He first exhibited portraits at the Royal Academy in 1797 then spent a few years working in watercolour before returning to portrait painting. He painted Princess Charlotte and Prince Leopold and was appointed portrait painter to the Princess of Wales. The Duke of Wellington invited Heaphy to accompany the British army through the Peninsular campaign. He painted portraits, and on his return he produced his most important work, a large watercolour of the Duke of Wellington giving orders to his staff before a battle, which included portraits of about fifty officers.

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Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston

by Thomas Heaphy
watercolour and pencil, July 1802
NPG 751

1914(1)

Sir Charles Alten, Count von Alten

by Thomas Heaphy
watercolour, 1813-1814
On display in Room 34 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1914(1)

1914(2)

Sir Edward Barnes

by Thomas Heaphy
watercolour, 1813-1814
On display in Room 34 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1914(2)

1914(3)

Sir Edward Barnes

by Thomas Heaphy
watercolour, 1813-1814
NPG 1914(3)

1914(4)

William Carr Beresford, Viscount Beresford

by Thomas Heaphy
pencil and watercolour, 1813-1814
On display in Room 34 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1914(4)

1914(5)

Sir John Fox Burgoyne, 1st Bt

by Thomas Heaphy
pencil and watercolour, circa 1813
On display in Room 34 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1914(5)

4321

Colonel Burgoyne

by Thomas Heaphy
watercolour, 1813-1815
NPG 4321

4320

Sir Colin Campbell

by Thomas Heaphy
pencil and watercolour, 1813
NPG 4320

1914(23)

Don Pablo Morillo, Comte de Cartagena

by Thomas Heaphy
pencil and watercolour, circa 1813-1814
On display in Room 34 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1914(23)

1914(6)

Rowland Hill, 1st Viscount Hill

by Thomas Heaphy
watercolour and pencil, 1813
On display in Room 34 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1914(6)

1914(7)

Rowland Hill, 1st Viscount Hill

by Thomas Heaphy
watercolour and pencil, 1813-1814
NPG 1914(7)

1914(8)

Sir James McGrigor, 1st Bt

by Thomas Heaphy
watercolour and pencil, 1813-1814
On display in Room 34 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1914(8)

4319

Sir George Murray

by Thomas Heaphy
pencil and watercolour, circa 1813
NPG 4319

1914(22)

Napoléon Bonaparte

by Thomas Heaphy
watercolour, circa 1813
NPG 1914(22)

1914(9)

Sir Edward Pakenham

by Thomas Heaphy
watercolour, 1813-1814
On display in Room 34 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1914(9)

1914(10)

Sir Frederic Ponsonby

by Thomas Heaphy
watercolour and pencil, 1813-1814
On display in Room 34 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1914(10)

1914(11)

Fitzroy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan

by Thomas Heaphy
watercolour and pencil, 1813
On display in Room 34 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1914(11)

1914(12)

Charles Gordon-Lennox, 5th Duke of Richmond and Lennox

by Thomas Heaphy
watercolour, 1813-1814
On display in Room 34 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1914(12)

1914(13)

Sir Hew Dalrymple Ross

by Thomas Heaphy
watercolour and pencil, 1813-1814
On display in Room 34 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1914(13)

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