Hon: F S Jackson.
Gilbt. Whitehead & Co., Ltd., Lith. New Eltham, S.E.
Chromolithograph. 381 x 254mm. 15 x 10". Some creasing.
Sir Francis Stanley Jackson (1870-1947) the English cricketer, soldier and Conservative Party politician. In 1905 he captained England in 5 test matches, winning 2 and drawing 3 to retain the Ashes. In 1921 he was President of the Marylebone Cricket Club. As a soldier he served in the Royal Lancaster Regiment of Militia in the Second Boer war. He served as Financial Secretary to the War Office 1922-23 and was appointed Governor of Bengal in 1927, the same year he was knighted and made a member of the Privy Council. Albert Chevalier Taylor (1862-1925), the English artist who specialised in portrait and genre painting.
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