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19th century Framed Portrait - Duke of Wellington

19th century Framed Portrait - Duke of Wellington

Price: SOLD
Ref: 10332

A 19th century, imposing portrait bust plaque of Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington ("The Iron Duke") 1769-1852, cast from heavy quality gilded bronze.  The three-dimensional, beautifully detailed plaque is attached by means of a screw thread and nut to a contemporary, contrasting black backboard housed within an attractive 19th century gilt and ebonised frame (possibly original).  The Duke is depicted in full dress uniform and cuts a striking, noble pose as befits a figure of such historical stature and importance.  A decorative image for the Gentleman`s library or study. Circa 1825-55.

H: 32.5cm (12.8")   W: 26cm (10.2")   

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