Regency Portraits Catalogue
Charles Stanhope, 3rd Earl Stanhope (1753-1816), Scientist and politician; MP for Wycombe
'He was tall, lank, with a polished forehead which on account of baldness extended to the occiput' (Complete Peerage, XXXI, i, 235).
Referencesback to topCatalogue of Pictures at Holland House, 1904, 138.
Thomas Faulkner, History and Antiquities of Kensington, 1820.
Earl of llchester, The Home of the Hollands, 1937.
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