George Ferrars Townshend. Earl of Leicester.President of the Society of Antiquaries, Trustee of the British Museum, F.R.S. and Joint Postmaster General.
Stipple with etching. Platemark: 265 x 180mm (10¼ x 7"). Crease on left.
A head and shoulders portrait of British peer and politician George Townshend, 2nd Marquess Townshend (1753 - 1811), known as The Lord Ferrers of Chartley from 1770 to 1784 and as The Earl of Leicester from 1784 to 1807. Facing right, within a decorative trompe l'oeil oval on a plinth.
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