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William Carr Beresford Viscount portrait engraving military

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William-Carr Beresford, Viscount Beresford

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Original antique portrait print
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General William Carr Beresford, 1st Viscount Beresford, 1st Marquis of Campo Maior (1768 - 1856), was a British soldier and politician. A general in the British Army and a marshal in the Portuguese army, he fought with the Duke of Wellington in the Peninsular War and held the office of Master-General of the Ordnance in 1828 in Wellington's first minisy. Beresford County, New South Wales, Australia was named in his honour.
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artist PW Tomkins after Sir William Beechey RA (1753-1839)
method Stipple engraving
date C1850
size 230mm by 145mm (platemark)
SKU PT3603