Thursday, March 6, 2014

Gratuitous Bertie Dog Picture: The Congress of Vienna Sausages

"I thought I took up a lot of space."

Image: Charles Robert, Count Nesselrode (1770-1862), Creation Date: 1818 Materials: Oil on canvas, Creator:  Sir Thomas Lawrence (1768-1830), Provenance: Painted for George IV for the Waterloo Chamber at Windsor Castle.

Crown Copyright, The Royal Collection via The Royal Collection Trust.  The original image is courtesy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

To learn more about Sir Thomas Lawrence's masterpiece and about the Waterloo Chamber, visit the entry for this painting of Count Nesselrode in the online catalog of the Royal Collection Trust.

You, too, could have a cup of tea with Bertie. Or, you could wear his picture proudly. Visit our 
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