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Edmund Lyons, 1st Baron Lyons

(1790-1858), Admiral

Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue Entry

Sitter in 3 portraits
Admiral; entered the Navy, 1803, served in the East Indies, 1810-11, the Mediterranean, 1828-1833, and as a minister to various European countries. On the imminence of the Crimean War in 1853, Lyons was appointed second in command of the Mediterranean fleet and became commander-in-chief, 1855-58.

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Edmund Lyons, 1st Baron Lyons, by George Frederic Watts - NPG 685

Edmund Lyons, 1st Baron Lyons

by George Frederic Watts
oil on canvas, 1856-1857
On display in Room 23 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 685

Edmund Lyons, 1st Baron Lyons, by James Henry Lynch, printed by  Day & Son, published by  Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co - NPG D38032

Edmund Lyons, 1st Baron Lyons

by James Henry Lynch, printed by Day & Son, published by Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co
lithograph, published 29 November 1854
NPG D38032

Edmund Lyons, 1st Baron Lyons, by George Zobel, published by  Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co, after  Richard Buckner - NPG D38046

Edmund Lyons, 1st Baron Lyons

by George Zobel, published by Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co, after Richard Buckner
mezzotint, published 12 November 1856
NPG D38046

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