A Noble Commander from South Gloucester, taken on the Steyne at Brighton.

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A Noble Commander from South Gloucester, taken on the Steyne at Brighton.
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Robert Dighton
A Noble Commander from South Gloucester, taken on the Steyne at Brighton.
London, R. Dighton Dec. 1801
Etching
Original hand-colouring
270x200mm
£85
The 5th Earl of Berkeley (1745-1810), Colonel of the South Gloucester regiment, stands in profile to the left, wearing military uniform and cocked hat. He holds papers in his right hand and a sabre trails on the ground behind him. BM 9745.