[Henry, Earl Bathurst.]
Stipple. Proof before letters. Sheet size: 235 x 175mm (9¼ x 7"). Trimmed inside platemark. Light crease to upper right corner.
A portrait of British politician Henry Bathurst, 3rd Earl Bathurst (1762 - 1834), half-length, seated to the left, facing the viewer Lord Bathurst was member of the British Parliament for Cirencester from 1783 until he succeeded to the earldom in August 1794. Owing mainly to his friendship with William Pitt, he was a lord of the admiralty from 1783 to 1789, a lord of the treasury from 1789 to 1791, and commissioner of the board of control from 1793 to 1802.
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