Print

The Earl of Aberdeen K.T.

28/07/1831 (published)

Cousins, Samuel (R.A.)

Height: 65.8 cm cut, Width: 50 cm cut

22137 PDP

Three-quarter-length portrait of George Hamilton-Gordon, Earl of Aberdeen. Mezzotint by Samuel Cousins after Thomas Lawrence, 1831.

Portrait, three-quarter-length standing, turned to front and looking to right; left hand resting on a folded paper on a table, on which is the seal of the Foreign Office. The sitter is wearing the star and ribbon of the Order of the Thistle. In the left background is the base of a column.

Location: Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PP, shelf 1

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