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Gerard - Joseph Bonaparte, King of Spain N070585




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Gerard - Joseph Bonaparte, King of Spain N070585

APSLEY HOUSE, London. " Joseph Bonaparte, King of Spain" by Baron Francois-Pascal-Simon GERARD (1770-1837). WM 1630-1948. Painting captured by Wellington at Vitoria, 1813

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10"x8" Photo Print

Discover the captivating history brought to life with Media Storehouse's Photographic Print of "Joseph Bonaparte, King of Spain" by A.J. Photographics. This stunning reproduction showcases the iconic painting by Baron Francois-Pascal-Simon Gerard, held at Apsley House in London. The original artwork, captured by Wellington at Vitoria in 1813, portrays Joseph Bonaparte in regal splendor as the King of Spain. Add this exquisite piece to your collection and bring a touch of historical grandeur into your home or office.

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Estimated Product Size is 20.3cm x 25.4cm (8" x 10")

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Artwork printed orientated as per the preview above, with landscape (horizontal) or portrait (vertical) orientation to match the source image.


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This striking portrait captures the enigmatic figure of Gerard-Joseph Bonaparte, who reigned as King of Spain from 1808 to 1813. The painting, executed by the renowned French artist Baron Francois-Pascal-Simon Gerard (1770-1837), was commissioned by the Spanish court during the brief period of Bonaparte's rule. Gerard, a brother of the infamous Napoleon Bonaparte, was appointed King of Spain by his brother in an attempt to secure Spanish support for the French invasion of the Iberian Peninsula. However, his reign was marked by resistance and rebellion, culminating in the decisive Battle of Vitoria in 1813, where the British and allied forces under the command of the Duke of Wellington defeated the French army. The painting was captured by Wellington's troops during the battle and later became part of the extensive art collection at Apsley House in London, the residence of the Duke of Wellington. The portrait presents Gerard in regal attire, with an air of confidence and authority. However, the subtle expression on his face suggests a hint of unease or uncertainty, perhaps reflecting the challenges he faced during his reign. The painting is a testament to the complex political dynamics of the time, as well as the artistic skill of Gerard's portraitist. It offers a glimpse into the history of the monarchy in Spain and France during the Napoleonic Wars, a period of great upheaval and change in European history.

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