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Augustus Frederick (1773–1843), Duke of Sussex, was Grand Master of the United Grand Lodge of England, the governing body of Freemasonry in England and Wales, from 1813 to 1843. Here he is wearing the regalia of a deputy grand master, the office he held in 1812. The portrait was presented to him by the Lodge of Antiquity No.2, one of the oldest Masonic lodges in England. He was Master, or Ruler, of the Lodge from 1809 to 1843.
oil on canvas
122 x 101.5 cm
on loan from the Lodge of Antiquity No.2
The Library and Museum of Freemasonry
Freemasons' Hall 60 Great Queen Street, London, Greater London WC2B 5AZ EnglandView venue
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