Presages of the Millenium

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In the scene: William Pitt; George IV; Richard Brinsley Sheridan; William Petty, 1st Marquess of Lansdowne (Lord Shelburne); William Wilberforce; Charles James Fox; Alexander Wedderburn, 1st Earl of Rosslyn (Lord Loughborough); Richard Pepper Arden, 1st Baron Alvanley; Edmund Burke; Charles Howard, 11th Duke of Norfolk; Charles Stanhope, 3rd Earl Stanhope; Augustus Henry FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton.

National Portrait Gallery, London



Presages of the Millenium




hand-coloured etching, engraving & aquatint on paper


H 32.4 x W 37 cm

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purchased, 1947

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