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Sir Jeffery Amherst
  • James Watson, artist
    1740–1790
    born: Ireland ; active: England, United Kingdom
    Joshua Reynolds
    1723–1792
    born: Plympton, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Sir Jeffery Amherst, mid-late 1700s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • mezzotint
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 455 x 329 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 17 7/8 x 12 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0807
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Description

Portrait of Amherst in armor, standing next to an armor helmet on a map of Montreal to his right. In the distance a river with many boats on it. Dark clouds behing figure.