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The Peninsular Wars and Waterloo portraits

26 People in group

Charles Gordon-Lennox, 5th Duke of Richmond and Lennox

Charles Gordon-Lennox, 5th Duke of Richmond and Lennox

Soldier and Conservative politician; MP for Chichester
Sitter in 29 portraits
Sir Hew Dalrymple Ross

Sir Hew Dalrymple Ross

Field Marshal
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir George Scovell

Sir George Scovell

Sitter in 2 portraits
William II of Holland

William II of Holland

King of Holland, reigned 1840-49
Sitter in 10 portraits


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Regency familiar faces

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