1890 Colour Lithograph Portrait of The Right Hon. Earl Granville, K.G.
(The Right Hon. Earl Granville, K.G.)

London: Cassell & Co. Ltd., 1890. A good likeness in colors of The Right Hon. Earl Granville, K.G.; lithographed from a photograph by the London Stereoscopic Co.; with a facsimile signature below; paper 8 x 11" sheet approx. overall; Granville George Leveson-Gower, second Earl Granville (1815-1891) British politician, deeply involved in the many and controversial issues of the day: Irish Home Rule, German colonial pressures in Africa, the American Civil War reparations claims regarding the 'Alabama' (the international courts decided unfavourably to Britain, which was required to pay over 300,000 in compensation) and more. (DNB); this image from the series of biographical portraits in "The Modern Portrait Gallery..." 1st series, by this publisher; light wear; portrait of the important British politician in very good condition. Very Good (Item ID: 19836)


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