View of the Rt: Honble: the Earl of Chesterfield's House,near Hyde Park, taken from ye Park Wall, is Humbly Dedicated to his Lordship by his Lps: Most Obedient Servant Edd: Jn: Eyre.
Publish'd Accg. to Act of Part: Dec: 18 1750.
Etching, image 160 x 305mm. 6¼ x 12". Trimmed within plate and tipped into album page.
Chesterfield House, Mayfair, London, the residence of Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield (1694 - 1773). He succeeded his father as Earl of Chesterfield in 1726 and was sent to The Hague as ambassador in 1728, and subsequently rewarded with the Order of the Garter, and the position of Lord Steward. Lord Lieutenant of Ireland in 1745 and Secretary of State in 1755. A rare etching.
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