[Admiral Augustus Keppel.]
London. Published March 30th 1779, by Dickinson & Watson, No.158, New Bond Street.
Mezzotint, proof before title. 330 x 460mm. Damage to platemark on left.
Augustus Keppel, Viscount Keppel (1725-1786), admiral who began his career at sea with Lord Anson on his voyage around the world in 1740, ending as First Lord of the Admiralty during the American Revolution.
CS: 41, state i of ii. Ex: collection of the Hon. Christopher Lennox-Boyd. Ex Collection: John Young (1874), member of the Society of Antiquaries. Lugt: 1560.
[Ref: 7460] £290.00