To The Friends Of The Election Of Lord Viscount Milton For The County Of York,This Portrait of his Lordship, is respectfully Dedicated by their Obedt: Hble: Servant, J.R.Smith.
Mezzotint, 655 x 450mm. 25¾ x 17¾". Tatty, chipped and soiled margins/extremities; laid to conservation backing.
Charles William Wentworth Fitzwilliam, 3rd Earl Fitzwilliam (1786 - 1857), statesman, seated beside table with books, paper in lap. Landscape seen through arch at right. In 1806 the earl, as Viscount Milton, was returned to the House of Commons for Malton, and in 1807 for Yorkshire. Through five successive parliaments he represented the latter constituency. After John Raphael Smith (1751 - 1812).
Frankau: 199. Chaloner Smith: 59.
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