Lord Nelson portrait
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Since 1763 the name 'Russborough' has been synonymous with collecting and dealing in fine art. In the closing decades of the last century the historic town of Port Hope has become home to Lord Russborough's Annex, which specialises in an individual mix of antique maps, paintings and prints.

While Lord Russborough's Annex features a great many works of museum calibre, we also offer a wonderful selection of prints priced at under $100.

An extract of our prints currently available:
Lord Nelson

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Admiral Lord Nelson

LORD NELSON

Engraved by M. Cormack after the portrait by John Hoppner RA
Published by Colnaghi, London 1894

Hand tinted late impression of the noted standing portrait of Nelson, with a naval engagement in the background.

14 3/4 x 16 1/8" (62.9 x 41cm.)
Ref.TB.18(30)/DNN/s.snnn>ASL      PRICE CODE B

Vice-Admiral Horatio Nelson 1st. Viscount Nelson, 1st.Duke of Bronté KB. 1758-1805 also known as Admiral Nelson, was a British Royal Naval Flag officer. His inspired leadership, strategy and tactics brought about a number of decisive British Naval victories during the Napoleonic wars. He is still regarded as one of the greatest naval commanders in history.

John Hoppner 1758-1810. In 1775 he entered the Royal Academy. In 1778 Hoppner took a silver medal for drawing from life, and in 1782 the Academy's highest award, the gold medal for historical painting, Strongly influnced by the works of Sir Joshua Reynolds, Hoppner rose to become a rival to Sir Thomas Lawrence and recieved considerable Royal patronage.

 

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