Stipple. Plate 170 x 102mm (6¾ x 3").
Constantine John Phipps, 2nd Baron Mulgrave (1744-1792), the English explorer and officer in the Royal Navy. He served during the Seven Years' War and the American War of Independence, seeing action at the Battle of Havana and the Battle of Ushant. He also served as MP for Huntingdon and Newark, and in 1784 he became Paymaster of the Forces, and one of the Lords of Trade and Plantations. He was also a Fellow of the Royal Society and of the Society of Antiquaries. Colonial Secretary in 1839. From "Allgemeine Geographische Ephemeriden".
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