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Sir Charles Napier (1786-1860), Admiral

Sitter in 12 portraits
Admiral distinguished himself in naval actions in the Mediterranean and West Indies; commanded allied forces against Mohammed Ali, 1839-40; commanded in the Baltic during the Crimean War, and blockaded Russian Ports.

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Sir Charles Napier

by E.W. Gill
oil on canvas, 1854
NPG 1460

Ax39879

Sir Charles Napier

by Maull & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s-1870s
NPG Ax39879

D18715

Sir Charles Napier

by John Porter, published by Colnaghi and Puckle, after John Simpson
mezzotint, published 26 July 1841
NPG D18715

Ax38729

Sir Charles Napier

by Unknown photographer
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s-1870s
NPG Ax38729

D38454

Sir Charles Napier

by W. Carlos, after Thomas Musgrove Joy
mezzotint, published 1847
NPG D38454

D38457

Sir Charles Napier

by John Porter, published by A. Somers, and published by De Frece, after John Simpson
mezzotint, circa 1850s
NPG D38457

D38455

Sir Charles Napier

printed by M & N Hanhart, published by Mr Skelton, after Alfred Henry Taylor
hand-coloured lithograph, published 3 April 1854
NPG D38455

D38456

Sir Charles Napier

by John Porter, published by A. Somers, and published by A.J. Isaacs, after John Simpson
mezzotint, published 1 March 1854
NPG D38456

D38458

Sir Charles Napier

printed by Lemercier, published by Goupil & Co
lithograph, circa 1854
NPG D38458

D38459

Sir Charles Napier

printed by Day & Son, published by Ernest Gambart & Co
lithograph, published 8 June 1854
NPG D38459

D38460

Sir Charles Napier

by J.V. Barret, published by F.P. Davies
wood engraving and lithograph, 1854
NPG D38460

D38453

Sir Charles Napier

printed by M & N Hanhart, published by Ackermann & Co, after Charles Baugniet
lithograph, published 5 April 1884
NPG D38453

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