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Regency Portraits Catalogue

Sir Charles Alten, Count von Alten (1764-1840), Hanoverian general

Miniature by Simon-Jacques Rochard, exhibited RA 1816 (572).

He appears as no. 29 in Pieneman's large oil 'The Battle of Waterloo' in the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam.

Oil by G-F. Reichmann (formerly attributed to Lawrence) in the Waterloo Chamber, Windsor Castle.

This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Walker, Regency Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, 1985, and is as published then. For the most up-to-date details on individual Collection works, we recommend reading the information provided in the Search the Collection results on this website in parallel with this text.