Vice Admiral Sir John Poo Beresford Bart. M.P.
London Published by Colnaghi Son & Co Pall Mall East Febry. 1828.
Mezzotint. Plate 355 x 281mm. 14 x 11". Slight crease through image.
Sir John Poo Beresford (1766-1844) Admiral; son of the Marquis of Waterford. He engaged the French in Hampton Roads 1795, commanded on North American station in 1806, commanded Royal Sovereign yacht in 1814. In 1812-35 he became M.P. and and he later escorted Louis XVIII to Calais on his restoration.
Parker: 48. From the Collection of Viscount Hood.
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