The High and Mighty Prince Lodwick Duke of Richmond and Lenox...
Engraving. Sheet 345 x 200mm (13½ x 8"). Trimmed just within plate.
Ludovic Stewart (1574-1624), 2nd Duke of Lennox in robes. A member of the court of James VI of Scotland, he was created Lord High Admiral of Scotland in 1591. James (by then James I of England) made him the 1st Duke of Richmond in 1623, the year before Ludovic died. He was instrumental in the Plantation of Ulster and the colonization of Maine, where the town of Richmond, Richmond's Island and Cape Richmond are named for him
Ex Collection of Christopher Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 36491] £320.00