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Thomas Lawrence: Charles William Vane-Stewart, 3rd Marquess of Londonderry  wikidata:Q28048730 reasonator:Q28048730 
Artist
artist QS:P170,Q312096
Thomas Lawrence: Charles William Vane-Stewart, 3rd Marquess of Londonderry
Title
Portrait of Lieutenant General the Hon. Sir Charles Stewart, K.B., in hussar uniform (1778-1854)
Object type painting Edit this at Wikidata
Genre portrait Edit this at Wikidata
Description

Lieutenant General the Hon. Charles William (Vane-)Stewart (later 3rd Marquess of Londonderry) in hussar uniform, wearing the Army Gold Medal which he was awarded in 1810 for the Battle of Talavera, and the Star and Ribbon of the Order of the Bath.

There are two versions of this portrait, the "Camden version" (this painting) and the "Londonderry version" (now in the National Gallery, London). The Londonderry version shows less of the figure, while the Camden version is inscribed "Thos. Lawrence Pinx. 1812" on the edge of the cloak and has the star and ribbon of the Bath which Stewart received in 1813 (added later, with underpainting now showing through the ribbon). There is some confusion in the literature about which version of the painting is the one being referred to (especially since Stewart sat for Lawrence for different portraits painted in 1811 and 1818). It was probably the Camden version which was exhibited at the RA in 1813, the Londonderry version being painted afterwards.
Depicted people Charles Vane, 3rd Marquess of Londonderry Edit this at Wikidata
Date 1812
date QS:P571,+1812-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q12321255,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 143.5 cm (56.4 in); Width: 118 cm (46.4 in)
dimensions QS:P2048,143.5U174728;P2049,118U174728
institution QS:P195,Q238587
Current location
Primary Collection; Room 17
Accession number
NPG 6171
Object history

: commissioned by the 1st Marquess Camden

: in collection of the 5th Marquess Camden

: in collection of a private collector (possibly the 6th Marquess Camden)

: purchased by National Portrait Gallery, London
Exhibition history

Royal Academy summer exhibition, Somerset House, Commons-logo.svg, cat.no. 159, as Lieut.-General Sir Charles Stewart

Old Masters Exhibition, British Institution, Commons-logo.svg, cat.no. 25, as Lieut.-General Sir Charles Stewart

Old Masters from Houses in Kent, Tower House, Canterbury, , cat.no. 57, as Lieut.-General Sir Charles Stewart

Sir Thomas Lawrence, P.R.A., Brighton Art Gallery, , cat.no. 20

Thomas Lawrence: Regency Power and Brilliance, National Portrait Gallery,

Thomas Lawrence: Regency Power and Brilliance, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven,
Credit line Purchased with help from The Art Fund and the National Heritage Memorial Fund, 1992
Inscriptions Signature recto lower right, on the edge of the cloak: Thos. Lawrence Pinx. 1812
References

Sutherland-Gower, Lord Ronald () Sir Thomas Lawrence, p. 161

Armstrong, Sir Walter () Lawrence, p. 47

Garlick, Kenneth () Sir Thomas Lawrence, English master painters, London: Routledge & Paul, p. 58; reproduced plate 72 OCLC: 1209569.

Garlick, Kenneth (1964). "A catalogue of the paintings, drawings and pastels of Sir Thomas Lawrence". The Walpole Society 39: 131.

Garlick, Kenneth () Sir Thomas Lawrence: A Complete Catalogue of the Oil Paintings, Washington Square, N.Y.: New York University Press, no. 509(b) , pp. 228-229 ISBN: 9780814730225.

Saywell, David; Jacob Simon () Complete Illustrated Catalogue: National Portrait Gallery, London, London: National Portrait Gallery, p. 387 ISBN: 9781903942000.

Holmes, Richard () Thomas Lawrence Portraits, London: National Portrait Gallery, p. 53 ISBN: 9781855144309.
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