The Hon.ble Will.m Maule of Panmure, M.P.Patron and President of the Forfarshire Agricultural Association.
London, Published Jan.y 1, 1823, by the Engraver, 7 Leigh Street, Burton Crescent, Mess.rs Colnaghi & Co. Charing Cross, & Mess.rs Constable & Co. Edinburgh [illegible]
Mezzotint on india, very rare; platemark 320 x 255mm (12½ x 10"). Damage to edges of india. Tear.
William Ramsay Maule (1771-1852), aristocrat and MP for Forfar, 1796 and 1803-31, made Baron Panmure in 1831. 'As a young man he was one of the most dissipated and extravagant, even of the Scottish gentry of his younger days...he did not alter his manner or morals as he grew older, and scandalized Victorian observers' (DNB).
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