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Fitzroy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan (1788-1855), Commander in the Crimea

Sitter in 15 portraits
Commander of British forces in the Crimean War; entered army aged sixteen and lost right arm at Waterloo; appointed to command British troops against Russia in the Crimea in 1854. He secured victory at the Alma but his lack of experience as a commander in the field was held to blame for later calamities; died of cholera, 28 June 1855, ' the victim of England's unreadiness for war'.

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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)

Ax24901

Fitzroy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan

by Roger Fenton
salt print on the publisher's printed mount, 1855
NPG Ax24901

D42614

Field Marshall the Duke of Wellington KG &c &c Giving Orders to his Generals Previous to a General Action

by, published by and after Anker Smith, by Thomas Heaphy, published by Rudolph Ackermann
line and stipple engraving, published 8 August 1822
On display in Room 34 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D42614

D41285

The Chancellor of the University of Oxford Attended by Doctors of Civil Law

by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Ducôte & Stephens, published by Thomas McLean
lithograph, published 1 December 1834
NPG D41285

D15985

Fitzroy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan

by W. Joseph Edwards, published by Virtue & Co
stipple engraving, circa 1850-1867
NPG D15985

D13774

The late Field Marshals of England; Wellington & Lord Raglan, crossing the Pyrenees, 1813

by William Greatbach, by Robert Wallis, after Thomas Jones Barker
line engraving, published 1858 (originally published 1856)
NPG D13774

D41826

Fitzroy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan

by William Oakley Burgess, published by Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co, after Andrew Morton
mezzotint, published 31 August 1841
NPG D41826

D39175

Fitzroy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan

by William Oakley Burgess, published by Joseph Sandell Welch, after Andrew Morton
mezzotint, published 1 July 1844
NPG D39175

D39176

Fitzroy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan

by William Oakley Burgess, printed by Dixon & Ross, published by Ackermann & Co, after Andrew Morton
mezzotint, circa 1844
NPG D39176

D39178

Fitzroy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan

by Henry Cousins, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, (1853)
NPG D39178

D39177

Fitzroy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan

by James John Chant, after Sir Francis Grant
mezzotint, (circa 1858)
NPG D39177

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