Lord Viscount Duncan (from the Original Picture) Painted by Mr: Orme & Presented by his Lordship To Admiral De Winter.
Sold & Pub. Accorg. to Act of Parliament Janr. 1st. 1798 by D. Orme 23 Holles St. Cavendish Sq. Where Subscriptions are Receiv'd for his 2 Prints of Ld. Duncan's & Ld. St Vincent's Victory's & at E. Orme's Printseller 25 S0onduit St. Hanover Sqe.
Stipple engraving, with very large margins. Plate 186 x 123mm. Sheet 305 x 215mm. Fine impression.
Adam Duncan, 1st Viscount Duncan (1731-1804) was a British admiral who defeated the Dutch fleet off Camperdown on 11 October 1797. This victory was considered one of the most significant actions in naval history.
In the NMM.
[Ref: 12569] £95.00