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Either Anthony Woodville Earl Rivers (Elizabeth Woodville's Brother) or Richard Woolville (Elizabeth Woodville's Stepfather, Jaquetta of Luxemburg's husband)

Either Anthony Woodville Earl Rivers (Elizabeth Woodville's Brother) or Richard Woolville (Elizabeth Woodville's Stepfather, Jaquetta of Luxemburg's husband)

Portrait of a midshipman, believed to be Admiral Sir William Sidney Smith as a boy

Portrait of a midshipman, believed to be Admiral Sir William Sidney Smith as a boy

Robert Stewart, 2nd Marquess of Londonderry (1769 – 1822), Lord Castlereagh,

Robert Stewart, 2nd Marquess of Londonderry (1769 – 1822), Lord Castlereagh,

:Alexandre de Beauharnais First husband of Empress Josephine. Not a very handsome fellow.......

Life story: Napolean's secret weapon - Joséphine Bonaparte

:Alexandre de Beauharnais First husband of Empress Josephine. Not a very handsome fellow.......

Omai: a Polynesian/ Portrait  attributed to William Hodges, probably c.1775.  Omai, from Huahine near Tahiti was brought to England in 1774 by Lieutenant Tobias Furneaux. He met the Earl of Sandwich and was placed in the care of Joseph Banks, botanist and Solander, both of whom had visited Tahiti with Captain James Cook five years earlier. He was introduced into London society and presented to George III. In 1776/7 he returned to Huahine with Captain Cook. "Age of Wonder" Ch. 1

Omai: a Polynesian/ Portrait attributed to William Hodges, probably c.1775. Omai, from Huahine near Tahiti was brought to England in 1774 by Lieutenant Tobias Furneaux. He met the Earl of Sandwich and was placed in the care of Joseph Banks, botanist and Solander, both of whom had visited Tahiti with Captain James Cook five years earlier. He was introduced into London society and presented to George III. In 1776/7 he returned to Huahine with Captain Cook. "Age of Wonder" Ch. 1

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