James Stanhope Earl Stanhope

Method Mezzotint
Artist Godfrey Kneller after J.Faber
Published Published by Jacob Tonson and John Faber 1734
Dimensions Image 318 x 249 mm, Plate 352 x 250 mm, Sheet 370 x 271 mm
Notes James Stanhope, 1st Earl Stanhope PC (c. 1673 – 5 February 1721) was a British statesman and soldier who effectively served as Chief Minister between 1717 and 1721. He is probably best remembered for his service during War of the Spanish Succession. He was also the first British Governor of Minorca, which he had captured from the Spanish, between 1708 and 1711. He was a member of the Kit-Kat Club.

O'Donoghue1, Chaloner Smith 208 (20), Lennox-Boyd iii/iii

Ex. Col.: Hon. Christopher Lennox-Boyd

Condition: time toned, laid to period linen, light linen impression through sheet
Framing unmounted
Price £60.00
Stock ID 23172