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A half-length portrait of Pasley, when a rear-admiral, facing to the right in the 1787–1795 undress uniform. He wears the gold chain and medal awarded to flag officers engaged at the Battle of the Glorious First of June 1794, in which he flew his flag as a recently promoted rear-admiral in the 'Bellerophon' and lost his left leg below the knee. This action prompted production of this medal, with a smaller version for the captains engaged with a top and bottom bar and short suspension ribbon in blue and white for fixing to the left lapel or jacket breast.
oil on canvas
H 76.5 x W 63.8 cm