The Rt Honble Francis Earl of Godolphin.
Printed for S. Sympson & Sold at his Print Shop in Maiden Lane Covent Garden. [n.d. c.1730.]
Mezzotint, paper watermarked. Plate 355 x 248mm (14 x 9¾"). Trimmed to plate, rubbed.
Francis Godolphin, 2nd Earl of Godolphin (1678-1766), British politician. He was one of the founding Governors of the Foundling Hospital, created in 1739. He held many positions and titles under both George I and George II, including Governor of the Scilly Islands, to which he was appointed in 1728.
CS: 18, iii/iii.
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