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Hamilton [née Lyon], Emma, Lady Hamilton (bap. 1765, d. 1815), social celebrity and artist's model

Tom Pocock

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/12063

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Childhood and early lovers | Meeting Sir William Hamilton | With Nelson in Naples | Bearing Nelson's children | Life at Merton Place | Decline and death | Posthumous reputation

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