NPG Number
2161
Mkey
1243
Sitter/Title
Prince Charles Edward Stuart
Qualifier
after
Artist(s)
MauriceQuentindeLaTour
Date made
mid 18th century, based on a work of 1748
Medium
pastel
Credit line
© National Portrait Gallery, London
prince charles edward stuart

1243

2161

Prince Charles Edward Stuart

after

Maurice Quentin de La Tour

mid 18th century, based on a work of 1748

pastel

© National Portrait Gallery, London

One of many copies of the now lost pastel exhibited in Paris in 1748, it shows the Prince wearing armour over the ribbons of the orders of the Garter and the Thistle. Given to the National Portrait Gallery in 1927, when recorded as being in poor condition.