Sir Humphrey Gilbert.
Stipple. Sheet size: 175 x 125mm (7 x 5"). Trimmed inside platemark.
Sir Humphrey Gilbert (1539 - 1583) was an English explorer, politician and soldier who in 1583 established the first English colony in North America at St Johns, Newfoundland Gilbert was a half-brother of Sir Walter Raleigh (they had the same mother, Catherine Champernowne).
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