Thomas Belasyse Lord Visct Ffauconberg Barron of yarome Lord Lieutennant of the North. Ryding of yorkshire, Captaine of his Maj:ts Band of Gentlemen Pentioners, And one of his Maj:ts most Hon:ble Privie Councell.
Copper engraving with large margins. Plate 392 x 291mm. 15½ x 11½".
Thomas Belasyse, Earl Fauconberg (c.1627-1700), son-in-law of Oliver Cromwell after marrying his third daughter Mary. Belasyse was an English peer who supported parliament in the English Civil War. After the Restoration of the monarchy he was appointed a member of the Privy Council to Charles II and elevated to earldom by William III.
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