1854 steel engraving of Thomas Radclyffe the 3rd earl of Sussex. Thomas Radclyffe (or Ratclyffe), 3rd Earl of Sussex KG (c. 1525 – 9 June 1583), was Lord Deputy of Ireland during the Tudor period.
It has beautiful scrolling as a border around the engraving. An additional small crest is to the top.
The engraving is in very good condition, very light foxing to paper edges, see pictures.
Engraving size is approximately 15 by 11 cm’s
Paper size is approximately 18 by 27 cm’s
The engravings where done from drawing by Henry Warren expressly for the printing.
Henry Warren 1794-1879 was President of the New Watercolour Society the medium he mainly worked in. He was a pupil of Joseph Nollekens 1737-1823.
The engraving was done by Henry Robinson.