Sir J.S. Copley. His Majesty's Attorney General.Proof 2/6.
London, Published by Tho.s Kelly, 17, Paternoster Row, March 28, 1821.
Stipple and etching with large margins, fine. 200 x 145mm (8 x 5¾"). Uncut.
Robert Gifford (1779-1826), 1st Baron Gifford, Attorney General 1819-24. This portrait is from a series of made of the legal teams representing George IV and Queen Caroline during the House of Lords' debates of the 'Pains and Penalties Bill' in 1820, by which George sought a divorce.
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