Leopold I, King of the Belgians

1 portrait of Leopold I, King of the Belgians

Leopold I, King of the Belgians

by Henry Meyer, published by Rudolph Ackermann, after Alfred Edward Chalon
stipple engraving, published 1 May 1816
12 in. x 10 in. (305 mm x 254 mm) plate size; 13 5/8 in. x 11 in. (345 mm x 280 mm) paper size
Given by Sir Herbert Henry Raphael, 1st Bt, 1916
Reference Collection
NPG D19139


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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

  • Rudolph Ackermann (1764-1834), Publisher. Artist associated with 50 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • Alfred Edward Chalon (1780-1860), Portrait and subject painter. Artist associated with 182 portraits, Sitter associated with 1 portrait.
  • Henry Meyer (1782?-1847), Portrait painter and engraver. Artist associated with 278 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG D22136: Leopold I, King of the Belgians (impression from same plate as)