Pope Pius IX (Giovanni Maria Mastai-Ferretti)(1792-1878), Pope 1846-78
Sitter in 7 portraits
by Frederick Holland Mares, after Disdéri, and Camille Silvy, and Duroni & Murer, and Émile Desmaisons, and John Jabez Edwin Mayall, and Herbert Watkins, and William Edward Kilburn, and Horatio Nelson King, and John & Charles Watkins, and James
albumen carte-de-visite, 1863
by James Jacques Tissot
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 1 January 1870
Vanity Fair Panel no. 4 (Helmuth Karl Bernhard von Moltke, Count von Moltke; Louis Jules Trochu; Frederick III, Emperor of Germany and King of Prussia; Prince Otto Edward Leopold von Bismarck-Schonhausen; Victor Emmanuel Taparelli, Marchesi d'Azeglio...)
by F. Goedecker, and James Jacques Tissot, and Carlo Pellegrini, and Adriano Cecioni, and Sir Leslie Ward, and Théobald Chartran ('T'), and Charles Auguste Loye ('M.D' or Montbard)
chromolithographs pasted onto wooden panel, assembled from prints published 1869-1884
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