Henry Bathurst, 3rd Earl Bathurst(1762-1834), Statesman
Sitter in 10 portraits
Bathurst was Secretary for War and the Colonies in Lord Liverpool's government, 1812-27, and Lord President of the Council in Wellington's, 1828-30. He was an efficient and industrious minister who gave great support to Wellington across a range of military issues, even sending him on one occasion a box of shoes with false soles 'for conveying written intelligence in an unsuspected manner'.
by Thomas Watson, after Nathaniel Dance
by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Charles Etienne Pierre Motte, published by Thomas McLean