The Right Honourable William Lord Cadogan Lieutenant Genral of His Majesty's Forces &c.aPro Patri‚ Constans Generosus, Fidus amicis Invictus bello: Gallia tota timet. Si Laurum Caeleste Decus, si Sydera quaras Hujuesce Eximˇ, Sine tua facta Viri.
Rare mezzotint. Mounted on an album page. Image 357 x 253mm. 14 x 10". Cut and laid on sheet.
William Cadogan, 1st Earl Cadogan KT, PC (1675-1726) was a noted military officer in the army of John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough during the War of the Spanish Succession. He commanded the prestigious 1st Foot Guards for some time.
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
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