Jane Duchess of Gordon. From a Drawing in Possession of Her Grace the Duchess of Bedford to whom this Plate is (with permission) Dedicated.
Published as the Act directs, April 5, 1806, by W. Lane 10 Hamilton Street, Piccadilly & Edw.d Orme Bond Street.
Stipple. 335 x 412mm (13¼ x 16¼"). Fold in centre.
Jane Gordon, Duchess of Gordon (c.1749-1812), nee Lady Maxwell, the Scottish political hostess. Together with her husband Alexander, 4th Duke of Gordon and her son George, Marquess of Huntly, she founded the Gordon Highlanders, a British Army infantry regiment that existed until 1994.
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