Sir Stafford Northcote

Method Etching
Artist William Brassey Hole
Published Edinburgh, Scotland, 1884
Dimensions Image 170 x 115 mm, Plate 194 x 134 mm
Notes From Quasi cursores; portraits of the high officers of the University of Edinburgh.Published by David Douglas, Castle Street, Edinburgh.
Printed at University Press by T. & A. Constable, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1884

Stafford Henry Northcote, 1st Earl of Iddesleigh GCB, PC (27 October 1818 – 12 January 1887), known as Sir Stafford Northcote, Bt, from 1851 to 1885, was a British Conservative politician. He notably served as Chancellor of the Exchequer between 1874 and 1880 and as Foreign Secretary between 1885 and 1886, and was one of only two people to hold the office of First Lord of the Treasury and was never Prime Minister. He was elected lord rector of the University of Edinburgh in 1883

Ex. Col.: Norman Blackburn Trades & Industry
Framing unmounted
Price £20.00
Stock ID 31026