[Henry Pelham Pelham-Clinton.]
Mezzotint with large margins, very fine proof before all letters. Plate 405 x 305mm (16 x 12").
Portrait of the 4th Duke of Newcastle, three-quarter length standing in Garter robes and hand on pommel of sword. Henry Pelham Pelham-Clinton, 4th Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne (1785-1851), politician who played a leading part in British politics in the late 1820s and early 1830s. According to the BM, this plate was never completed, and is known throgh three working proofs, of which two are in the BM.
Ex Collection: The Late Hon.ble Christopher Lennox-Boyd. Whitman: 210.
[Ref: 28772] £260.00