Lithographic print - Lord George Hamilton drawn by 'SPY' with attached autograph, Vanity Fair 5 April 1879

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05 Apr 1879
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This lithographic print depicts Lord George Hamilton who was President of the Marylebone Cricket Club in 1881. Hamilton is shown in full length profile. He is wearing a suit, top hat and a bow tie and has his hands clasped together at chest level. There is a pasted autograph at the lower left corner and a handwritten caption has been attached to the lower edge. Inscr: "VANITY FAIR. / April 5 1879. / Spy / Vincent Brooks Day & Son, Lith. / "Georgie" / [handwritten-] Believe me I'm very truly / George Hamilton / Rt Hon. LORD GEORGE HAMILTON. P.C.M.P. etc / SECRETARY of STATE for INDIA (1895) / (FIRST LORD of the ADMIRALTY 1885-86, 1886-92). / PRESIDENT MCC 1881" Inscr. on back: "Rt. Hon. G. F. Hamilton".
0 - Whole: H: 373 W: 235 D: 1mm (H: 14 11/16 W: 9 1/4 D: 1/16")
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05 Apr 1879
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