Leopold I, King of the Belgians

1 portrait of Leopold I, King of the Belgians

Leopold I, King of the Belgians, by James Thomson (Thompson), published by  Fisher Son & Co, after  Sir Thomas Lawrence, published 1831 - NPG D16050 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Leopold I, King of the Belgians

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
Reference Collection
NPG D16050


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Sitterback to top

  • Leopold I, King of the Belgians (1790-1865), Reigned 1831-1865; 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 51 portraits.
  • Sir Thomas Lawrence (1769-1830), Portrait painter, collector and President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 683 portraits, Sitter in 25 portraits.
  • James Thomson (Thompson) (baptised 1788-1850), Engraver. Artist associated with 136 portraits.