[Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette]
Stipple engraving, Oval, 100mm x 80mm. Proof before all letters.
Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette (1757-1834), French citizen who joined Continental Army during Revolutionary War, ardent supporter of American Revolution, voted Major General by Continental Congress, commanded light division in Battle of Yorktown, close associate of George Washington.
[Ref: 4736] £240.00