[Sir Henry Keppel.]
London, Published by Henry Graves & Comp.y August 20.th 1859; Printsellers to the Queen_ 6 Pall Mall.
Lithograph, 585 x 430mm. 23 x 17". Wrinkling at right edge of India paper, slight foxing around platemark.
Portrait of Admiral of the Fleet Sir Henry Keppel (1809-1904). Keppel served in China and against the Malay pirates (the subject of his two books) both before and after his involvement in the Crimean War. From 1853 he commanded the HMS St. Jean d'Acre, which joined the baltic fleet, and in 1855 he was part of the naval brigade which besieged Sebastopol.
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