Pub.d. bt T. M.c.Lean Haymarket.
Hand-coloured etching with very large margins. Plate: 190 x 285mm, (7½ x 11¾").
A full-length portrait in profile of Frederick Gerald Byng (1784-1871) who was sometimes referred to as 'Poodle' Byng on account of his curly hair, a feature Dighton captures. Byng was the 5th son of the 5th Viscount Torrington and worked as a clerk in the Foreign Office between 1804-1839.
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