The Most Noble Richard Cowley Wellesley Marquis Wellesley.
Published 14th June 1804 by Mary Parr 52 Pall Mall.
Stipple and etching, small margins. Platemark: 190 x 165mm (7½ x 6½").
Richard Colley, Marquess Wellesley (1760 - 1842), was the Duke of Wellington's eldest brother. He was Governor-general of Bengal (1797 - 1805), and Lord Lieutenant of Ireland in 1821-28 and 1833-34. His executors transferred to the BM his official papers (now in the British Library). Engraved by Caroline Watson (1760 - 1814).
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