The Right Hon. Lord Napier of Magdala, G.C.B., G.C.S.I., D.C.L., F.R.S.The Pictorial World. Supplement to the New Series.
Coloured lithograph. 622 x 425mm. 24½ x 16¾". Laid on linen scrap sheet.
Field Marshal Robert Cornelis Napier, 1st Baron Napier of Magdala (1810-1890) was a British soldier who served during the First and Second Anglo-Sikh War, the Indian Mutiny, the Second Anglo-Chinese War and the 1868 Expedition to Abyssinia. He also held the post of Governor of Gibraltar from 1876 to 1886. In 1887 he was appointed Constable of the Tower of London and after his death he received a state funeral and was later buried at St Paul's Cathedral.
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