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Napoléon Eugène Louis Jean Joseph Bonaparte, Prince Imperial

(1856-1879), Lieutenant; Son of Napoléon III

Sitter in 29 portraits
The Prince Imperial was the only son of Napoleon III, Emperor of France, and his wife Eugénie. The Emperor was deposed in 1870 and the family were exiled to England. The Prince joined the British army and was permitted to attend the Anglo-Zulu war, only following the intercession of Queen Victoria. Eager to see action and scornful of attempts to ensure his safety, he led a scouting party deep into Zululand and was killed on 1 June 1879. His death ended any hope of the restoration of the Bonapartes to the French throne.

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Napoléon, Prince Imperial, by Georges Spingler - NPG x74322

Napoléon, Prince Imperial

by Georges Spingler
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1860
NPG x74322

Napoléon, Prince Imperial, by Sergey Lvovich Levitsky - NPG x74321

Napoléon, Prince Imperial

by Sergey Lvovich Levitsky
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG x74321

Napoléon, Prince Imperial, by Neurdein, after  Unknown engraver - NPG Ax46793

Napoléon, Prince Imperial

by Neurdein, after Unknown engraver
hand-coloured albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax46793

Napoléon, Prince Imperial, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax196528

Napoléon, Prince Imperial

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, 1860s
NPG Ax196528

'Upwards of five hundred photographic portraits of the most celebrated personages of the age', 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  - NPG x139661

'Upwards of five hundred photographic portraits of the most celebrated personages of the age'

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
NPG x139661

Napoléon, Prince Imperial, by Augustin Aimé Joseph Le Jeune - NPG x134600

Napoléon, Prince Imperial

by Augustin Aimé Joseph Le Jeune
albumen carte-de-visite, 1869
NPG x134600

Napoléon, Prince Imperial, by W. & D. Downey - NPG x74317

Napoléon, Prince Imperial

by W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1870s
NPG x74317

Napoléon, Prince Imperial; Napoléon III, Emperor of France, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x28181

Napoléon, Prince Imperial; Napoléon III, Emperor of France

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1870
NPG x28181

Napoléon, Prince Imperial, by W. & D. Downey - NPG x134599

Napoléon, Prince Imperial

by W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, 1871
NPG x134599

Napoléon, Prince Imperial, by John Barratt - NPG x139650

Napoléon, Prince Imperial

by John Barratt
albumen carte-de-visite, 1871
NPG x139650

Napoléon, Prince Imperial, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG Ax5562

Napoléon, Prince Imperial

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, 16 March 1874
NPG Ax5562

Napoléon, Prince Imperial, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x74318

Napoléon, Prince Imperial

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1876
NPG x74318

Napoléon, Prince Imperial, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x32944

Napoléon, Prince Imperial

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1876?
NPG x32944

Napoléon, Prince Imperial, by Unknown photographer - NPG x74320

Napoléon, Prince Imperial

by Unknown photographer
woodburytype, circa 1876
NPG x74320

Napoléon, Prince Imperial, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x74319

Napoléon, Prince Imperial

by Elliott & Fry
albumen cabinet card, 1876
NPG x74319

Napoléon, Prince Imperial, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax7642

Napoléon, Prince Imperial

by Unknown photographer
woodburytype, circa 1876
NPG Ax7642

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