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Regency Portraits Catalogue

Lord Robert Edward Somerset (1776-1842), General

Oil sketch by Pieneman in Apsley House, head and shoulders signed and dated: J.W.P. Apsley House, London 1821, a study for Pieneman's 'Waterloo' in the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam.

Portrait by J. Grund known from G. T. Payne's mezzotint 1846.

Plaster busts by William Theed at Sandhurst and Wellington College.

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.