Publish'd according to Act of Parliament Nov.r 22.d 1765. Sold at the Golden Lamp in Berwick Street, Price 5s.
Mezzotint. 380 x 280mm. Collector's stamp in inscription area.
David Steuart Erskine (1742-1829), 11th Earl of Buchan when Viscount Cardross. A notable Scottish eccentric: his pertinacity helped in effecting a change in the method of electing Scottish representative peers, and in 1780 he succeeded in founding the Scottish Society of Antiquaries.
CS: 3, state i of ii. Ex: Collection of The Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 4837] £280.00