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Charles William Vane-Stewart, 3rd Marquess of Londonderry

(1778-1854), Soldier and diplomat

Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue Entry

Sitter associated with 43 portraits
General and diplomat; one of the foremost participants in the Napoleonic War and its political aftermath. As a dashing cavalry officer Stewart acted as Wellington's Adjutant-General, 1809-12, distinguishing himself at the Douro, Talavera and Badajoz. As Ambassador to Vienna, 1814-23, he assisted his half-brother, Lord Castlereagh, and afterwards Wellington, in the peace negotiations.

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Charles William Vane-Stewart, 3rd Marquess of Londonderry, by William Henry Simmons, published by  Graves & Warmsley, after  Sir Thomas Lawrence - NPG D3609

Charles William Vane-Stewart, 3rd Marquess of Londonderry

by William Henry Simmons, published by Graves & Warmsley, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
mezzotint, published 15 April 1841 (1812)
NPG D3609

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Charles William Vane-Stewart, 3rd Marquess of Londonderry

by Frederick Christian Lewis Sr, after Sir Thomas Lawrence
stipple engraving, (1818)
NPG D19173

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