[The Right Hon.ble Charles Townsend Esq.r late Chancellor of the Exchequer,and One of His Majesty's Most Privy Council &c.]
[Publish'd as the Act directs Dec the 21 1770 by the Proprietor W.m Wynn Ryland Engraver to His Majesty in Cornhill.]
Mezzotint, scratch letter proof before publisher's incription. Sheet 390 x 270mm (15½ x 10½). Trimmed just within plate. Ink stamp of the Collection of Queen Victoria at Windsor and old ink signature in title area.
Charles Townshend (1725-67), Chancellor of the Exchequer at the time of his death. Burke called him 'the delight and ornament of the House, and the charm of every private society'.
CS 34, state ii of iii. Hamilton: P69 I of II; Ex Collection of the Hon. Christopher Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 36398] £190.00