de Ses Forces en Espagne, Joint Amiral et Commandant en Chef de la Flotte de S.M., et Son Ambassadeur Extra-ordinaire en Espagne, et General de Sa Majesté Catholique dans l'Anneé. 1706.-
Cum privilegio Re. Sold by E. Cooper at ye 3 Pidgeons in Bedford Street. [n.d. c.1890.]
Mezzotint. Mounted on an album page. Image 351 x 256mm. 13¾ x 10". Cut and laid on sheet.
Charles Mordaunt, 3rd Earl of Peterborough (1658-1735); admiral, general and diplomatist. A vehement Whig and a supporter of William III until his ejection from political office in 1697 and imprisonment in the Tower. As General of the expeditionary force to Spain in 1705, he fought a controversial but largely successful campaign.
From the Belton House Collection assembled in the 18th Century by the Rt. Hon. John Ld. Brownlow, Baron Charleville, & Viscount Tyrconnel in the Kingdom of Ireland. Ex: Collection of The Hon. C. Lenno
[Ref: 12842] £230.00