[Hon. Edward Stanhope.]
Stipple engraving on india, proof before letters with large margins. 295 x 215mm (11½ x 8½"). Some spotting.
Edward Stanhope (1840-1893), Conservative MP for Mid Lincolnshire 1874-85, then Horncastle until his death. He served as President of the Board of Trade (1885-6), Secretary of State for the Colonies (1886-7) and Secretary of State for War (1887-92). In 1861 he played three first-class cricket matches for Kent. Cricket interest.
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