Governor Hastings.Barlow's Continuation of Hume's England.
Stipple, with large margins. Plate 158 x 102mm. 6¼ x 4".
Portrait of Warren Hastings (1732-1818), the first Governor-General of India from 1773 until 1785. He was famously accused of corruption in an impeachment in 1787 but was acquitted in 1795. In 1814 he was made a Privy Councillor. From "Barlow's Continuaton of Hume's England".
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