The Right Honourable Viscount Duncan.
Published & Sold March,1,1798, by J.S.Copley, George Street, Hanover Square.
Mezzotint, proof before full title. 510 x 360mm. Small hole on plate mark. Some surface abrasion.
Adam Duncan, Viscount Duncan of Camperdown (1731-1804). His defeat of the Dutch fleet at the Battle of Camperdown, 11 October 1797, is considered one of the most significant in naval history. This portrait depicts Admiral Duncan on the deck of his flagship, the Venerable, during the battle.
CS 12. This proof state not listed. Ex: Collection of The Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 1385] £330.00