Earl of Moira.To the R.t Hon.ble the Countess of Loudown & Moira, This Engraving is most respectfully Inscribed by her Ladyship's obedient Servant, Edw.d Orme.
Published & Sold Sept.r 1. 1805, by Edw.d Orme, 59 Bond Street, London.
Stipple with very large margins. 250 x 175mm (9¾ x 7").
Head & shoulders portrait of Francis Rawdon-Hastings, 2nd Earl of Moira and later 1st Marquess of Hastings Rawdon-Hastings (1754-1826) fought with distinction in the American War of Independence and French Revolutionary Wars, before becoming a politician serving as Governor General of India from 1813 to 1823. This portrait was published while Moira was serving as a general in Scotland.
[Ref: 31988] £130.00