Com. de Totnes Tormentorum Bellicorum Totius Ang. Præfec: et ex in Tim: Serenis: Iacobi et Caroli Regu Consilis.
Engraving. Sheet 305 x 190mm. Trimmed within plate, losing part of text.
George Carew (1555-1629), Earl of Totnes. Appointed president of Munster, 1600, during the Pacification of Ireland. After James I came to the throne in 1603 he was appointed vice-chamberlain to the queen; in 1608 master of the ordnance, and privy councillor in 1616. On the accession of Charles I in 1626, he became treasurer to Queen Henrietta Maria.
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