The Bedford Family.From the original picture in the possession of the Dowager Countess of Jersey.
London, Henry Graves & Comp.y 6 Pall Mall 1863.
Mezzotint with large margins. Plate 306 x 254mm. 12 x 10".
The Duke of Bedford as St George, with his sword drawn, killing the Dragon, Lord John standing near, Lord William crouching; and Miss Vernon, as 'Sabrina', in a white dress. Francis Russell, 5th Duke of Bedford (1765-1802), politician and agriculturalist, John Russell, 6th Duke of Bedford (1766-1839), Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland, Lord William Russell (1767-1840), murdered in his sleep by his valet, and Caroline Smith (b.1762), daughter of the secretary to the 4th Duke of Bedford, and wife to Robert Percy Smith.
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