13 of 21 portraits of Leopold I
by James Thomson (Thompson), published by Fisher Son & Co, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
stipple and line engraving, published 1831
7 3/4 in. x 5 5/8 in. (198 mm x 143 mm) paper size
Bequeathed by (Frederick) Leverton Harris, 1927
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Sitterback to top
- Leopold I (1790-1865), King of the Belgians; husband of Princess Charlotte Augusta of Wales; uncle of Queen Victoria. Sitter in 21 portraits.
Artistsback to top
- Fisher Son & Co (active 1828-1847), Publishers. Artist associated with 50 portraits.
- Sir Thomas Lawrence (1769-1830), Portrait painter, collector and President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 682 portraits, Sitter in 25 portraits.
- James Thomson (Thompson) (baptised 1788-1850), Engraver. Artist associated with 136 portraits.