The Right Hon.ble Will.m Windham M.P.
London Published May 2: 1803, by the Engraver. 91 Norton Street.
Mezzotint with small margins. Plate 387 x 280mm (15¼ x 11"). Sight foxing.
William Windham (1750-1810), the British Whig statesman who was appointed Lord Lieutenant of Ireland in 1783. Pitt made him Secretary at War from 1794 to 1801, during the first phase of the conflict with France. In 1806 he was appointed Secretary for War and Colonies.
Provenance: Elizabeth Anne Hippisley of Ston Easton.
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